Quick answer
"Welfare" is a noun which is often translated as "la asistencia social", and "wellness" is a noun which is often translated as "el bienestar". Learn more about the difference between "welfare" and "wellness" below.
welfare(
wehl
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fehr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (public assistance)
a. la asistencia social
(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 government's welfare system needs a complete overhaul.Es necesario hacer una revisión a fondo del sistema de asistencia social del gobierno.
2. (benefit payments)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. las prestaciones sociales
(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).
He lost his job two years ago and has been on welfare ever since.Perdió el trabajo hace dos años y desde entonces vive de las prestaciones sociales.
3. (well-being)
a. el bienestar
(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).
Our prime concern is the welfare of the refugees.Nuestra mayor preocupación es el bienestar de los refugiados.
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wellness(
wehl
-
nihs
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el bienestar
(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 gym offers classes that focus on health and wellness.El gimnasio ofrece clases que se enfocan en la salud y el bienestar.
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