1. (of the Caribbean region) 
a. Caribbean 
Muchos países caribes mantienen sus raíces africanas.Many Caribbean countries maintain their African roots.
2. (of the Caribs) 
a. Carib 
Las tribus caribes opusieron gran resistencia a los conquistadores.The Carib tribes offered great resistance to the conquistadors.
masculine or feminine noun
3. (ethnicity) 
a. Carib 
Los caribes se reparten hoy en día por diversos países de Sudamérica.The Caribs are today scattered throughout several South American countries.
proper noun
4. (region) 
a. Caribbean 
El comercio en el Caribe revestía gran importancia para la Corona española.Trade in the Caribbean was of great importance for the Spanish crown.
5. (sea) 
a. Caribbean 
En medio de esta lluvia, no puedo dejar de soñar con el Caribe y sus aguas cristalinas.In the midst of this rain, I cannot stop dreaming of the Caribbean and its crystal clear waters.
Las hermosas playas de Cancún están bañadas por el Caribe.The beautiful beaches of Cancún are washed by the Caribbean Sea.
1. (general) 
a. no direct translation 
el mar Caribethe Caribbean (Sea)
2. (general) 
a. no direct translation 
el Caribethe Caribbean (Sea)
1 (Geografía) Caribbean
mar Caribe Caribbean; Caribbean Sea
2 (Latinoamérica) (caníbal) cannibalistic
Phrases with "caribe"
Here are the most popular phrases with "caribe." Click the phrases to see the full entry.
piratas del caribe y el mapa secreto
pirates of the Caribbean and the secret map
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