cercan
-they enclose
The word cercan is the present form of cercar in the third person plural.
See the full cercar conjugation

cercar

Los que no se realizan son como los de Versalles, que cercan a los que se realizan.
Those who don't are like the people in Versailles, who surround those who do.
El segundo patrón cultural que alteran quienes llegan del Pacífico es que cercan sus tierras, impidiendo a la fuerza a los indígenas el paso por ellas.
The second cultural norm upset by those coming from the Pacific is that they put up fences which forcibly prevent indigenous people from passing through their lands.
El hotel Martelli está situado en un antiguo palacio Medici, en pleno centro de la ciudad, muy cercan del Duomo y de los museos más importantes.
Renovated from an ancient Medici palace in the heart of the city centre, this hotel rests a few steps from the Duomo Cathedral and near the main museums.
Las distancias se acortan, las diferencias y particularidades se reducen y los pueblos están cada vez más cercan unos de otros, lo que abre las puertas a un nuevo humanismo, el humanismo del siglo XXI.
Distances are shrinking, differences and peculiarities are being reduced and people are being brought closer together, thereby ushering in a new humanism—the humanism of the twenty-first century.
La pequeña urbe parece quedada en el tiempo; su gente aún se desplaza a caballo y se sienta en la vereda de su casa a disfrutar de unos buenos mates a la sombra de las palmeras yatay que aquí cercan todo el horizonte.
Time seems to have stopped at the small metropolis. Its denizens still travel on horseback and sit at the sidewalk to enjoy some good mates in the shade of the yatay palm trees that line up the entire horizon.
Por consiguiente, para entonces tendrán que estar terminados básicamente los elementos de hormigón de la construcción, como las paredes que cercan el recinto.
Accordingly, concrete elements of the construction, such as the perimeter wall, will have to be substantially completed by then.
El jardín y la zona de la piscina son muy bien cuidado y toda la propiedad no se pasa por alto con 2 metros de cipreses que cercan la parcela.
The garden and pool area enjoy full sun all day, and the whole property is secluded, being enclosed by 2 metres of cypress hedging.
Estudios en diferentes áreas del conocimiento humano han mostrado que, casi invariablemente, las personas se moldean conforme sus iguales en los ambientes en que viven o se desarrollan dentro de las posibilidades que el medio que las cercan les ofrecen.
Studies in different areas of human knowledge have shown that, almost invariably, people shape themselves according to their peers in the environments in which they live and develop within the possibilities that the environment around offers them.
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