This word may also be spelled “cello” when it refers to a musical instrument or musician.
1. (nickname for Marcelo)
Diego está jugando al fútbol con Chelo y Paco.Diego is playing football with Chelo and Paco.
2. (nickname for Consuelo)
Alicia y su hermana Chelo tocan el violín en la orquesta.Alicia and her sister Chelo play violin in the orchestra.
3. (musical instrument)
El músico compuso una suite para chelo solo.The musician composed a suite for cello solo.
El director de orquesta notó que uno de los chelos estaba tocando a destiempo.The conductor noted that one cellist was playing off-tempo.
(Música) (instrumento) cello; (músico) cellist;
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