Quick answer
"Link" is a noun which is often translated as "el enlace", and "power" is a noun which is often translated as "el poder". Learn more about the difference between "link" and "power" below.
link(
lihngk
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (computing)
a. el enlace
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Click the link to unsubscribe.Haga clic en el enlace para darse de baja.
2. (part of a chain)
a. el eslabón
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I had a couple of the links removed from the necklace.Mandé quitar un par de eslabones del collar.
3. (connection)
a. la relación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
There is a close link between our countries.Hay una relación estrecha entre nuestros países.
b. la conexión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The link between these two events is one of cause and effect.La conexión entre estos dos sucesos es de causa y efecto.
4. (telecommunications)
a. el enlace
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The two studios are connected via a radio link.Los dos estudios están conectados por un enlace de radio.
b. la conexión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The phone link between the two presidents was known as the Red Phone.La conexión telefónica entre los dos presidentes se denominaba el teléfono rojo.
5.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(cuff link)
a. el gemelo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
My father lent me his links to wear with my tuxedo.Mi padre me prestó sus gemelos para llevar con mi esmoquin.
b. la mancuerna
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(Andes)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
My wife helped me put the brass links into my shirt sleeve.Mi mujer me ayudó a ponerme las mancuernas de latón en los puños de mi camisa.
c. la mancuernilla
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(Andes)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Where are the gold links I was given on graduation day?¿Dónde están las mancuernillas de oro que me regalaron el día de mi graduación?
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
6. (to connect)
a. conectar
The high-speed train links all the country's major cities.El tren de alta velocidad conecta todas las ciudades importantes del país.
b. unir
Centuries of friendship and cooperation link our two peoples.Siglos de amistad y cooperación unen a nuestros dos pueblos.
7. (to relate)
a. relacionar
This event is linked to a popular TV show.Este evento está relacionado con un popular programa de televisión.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
8. (to become connected)
a. enlazar
The computer needs to link to the network.La computadora necesita enlazar con la red.
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power(
pau
-
uhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (control)
a. el poder
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The power is in the hands of the consumers.El poder está en manos de los consumidores.
2. (politics)
a. el poder
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
He came to power in 1964.Ascendió al poder en 1964.
3. (military)
a. el poder
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The country's military power is steadily growing.El poder militar del país crece sin cesar.
4. (finance)
a. el poder
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
There's been a shift in global economic power.El poder económico internacional ha cambiado de manos.
5. (authority)
a. la autoridad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Police do not have the power to search you.La policía no tiene autoridad para registrarte.
b. el poder
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The U.S. Senate has the power to confirm the appointment of federal judges.El Senado de los EE. UU. tiene el poder de confirmar el nombramiento de jueces federales.
c. la competencia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The decision to fire an employee is beyond her power.La decisión de despedir a un empleado queda fuera de sus competencias.
6. (ability)
a. la capacidad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
How can I increase my negotiating power?¿Cómo puedo mejorar mi capacidad de negociación?
b. la facultad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
My grandmother's mental powers are deteriorating.Las facultades mentales de mi abuela están deteriorando.
7. (physical strength)
a. la fuerza
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The hurricane continues to gain power as it crosses the Atlantic.El huracán continúa a aumentar en fuerza mientras cruza el Atlántico.
b. la potencia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Turbines use the power of the wind to generate energy.Las turbinas utilizan la potencia del viento para generar energía.
8. (force)
a. el poder
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The power of love demolishes barriers.El poder del amor derriba fronteras.
9. (electrical energy)
a. la luz
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
There's no power! - Yeah, it went out after that last clap of thunder.¡No hay luz! - Sí, se fue después de ese último trueno.
b. la electricidad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The storm knocked the power out.Nos quedamos sin electricidad por culpa de una tormenta.
10. (powerful country)
a. la potencia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Many of the world powers signed the treaty.Muchas de las potencias mundiales firmaron el tratado.
11. (mathematics)
a. la potencia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Two to the power of three is eight.Dos elevado a la tercera potencia es ocho.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
12. (to give energy)
a. propulsar
The turbines are powered by wind.Las turbinas son propulsadas por el viento.
b. alimentar
A generator powers the tractor pump.Un generador alimenta la bomba del tractor.
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