hay
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
hay(
hey
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (botany)
a. el heno
(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 landscape of the countryside, with its bales of hay, is beautiful.El paisaje del campo, con sus balas de heno, es precioso.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
hay
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el heno
(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).
to make haydejar secar la paja
2. (colloquial)
a.
to hit the hayirse al sobre
3. (prov)
a.
make hay while the sun shinesaprovecha mientras puedas
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
hay [heɪ]
noun
heno (m)
that ain't hay (US) eso no es moco de pavo (informal)
to hit the hay acostarse
to make hay while the sun shines aprovecharse la ocasión
modifier
hay fever (n) fiebre (f) del heno; alergia (f) al polen
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
hay
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
hay(
ay
)
An impersonal verb is a verb with no apparent subject (e.g. Llueve en España.).
1. (to exist)
a. there is (singular)
Hay un hombre mirándote.There is a man looking at you.
b. there are (plural)
¿Hay pimientos en la nevera?Are there any peppers in the fridge?
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Phrases with "Hay"
Here are the most popular phrases with "Hay." Click the phrases to see the full entry.
¿Hay sandalias de playa?
Do you have beach sandals?
¿Hay un lavaplatos en tu casa?
Is there a dishwasher in your house?
¿Hay clases hoy?
Are there classes today?
¿Hay muchos libros en la biblioteca?
Are there many books in the library?
¿Hay muchas tiendas en un centro comercial?
Are there many stores in a mall?
¿Hay un lavaplatos en tu casa? ¿De qué color es el lavaplatos?
Do you have a dishwasher at home? What color is the dishwasher?
¿Hay una torre en tu ciudad?
Is there a tower in your city?
¿Hay una estación de tren en esta ciudad?
Is there a train station in this city?
¿Hay algún deporte que te gustaría practicar?
Is there any sports you'd like to play?
¿Hay prácticas en el laboratorio de química?
Are there internships at the chemistry lab?
¿Hay clases mañana?
Are there classes tomorrow?
¿Hay alguien en casa?
Is there anybody home?
¿Hay pocas tiendas en un centro comercial?
Are there few stores in a mall?
¿Hay un reloj en la clase?
Is there a clock in the classroom?
¿Hay que estudiar mucho en esta clase?
Do you have to study a lot in this class?
¿Hay diferencias entre los institutos españoles y tu instituto?
Are there any differences between Spanish high schools and your high school?
¿Hay alguien aburrido en esta clase?
Is anyone bored in this class?
¿Hay algún problema?
Is there a problem?
¿Hay dos tenistas en un partido de dobles?
Are there two tennis players in a doubles match?
La clase es grande. Hay más de treinta estudiantes.
The class is big. There are more than thirty students.
Examplesloading
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the new Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
  • Fun and interactive
  • Highly effective
  • Easy to use
  • Works on any device
Start Learning