date
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date(
deyt
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (day)
a. la fecha
(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).
Which date would be the best for the meeting?¿Cuál fecha sería la mejor para la reunión?
2. (romantic appointment)
a. la cita
(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).
She and I had dinner together, but I don't know if it was officially a date.Ella y yo cenamos juntos, pero no sé si era en realidad una cita.
3. (person one is dating)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. la pareja
(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).
Do you have a date for the dance?¿Tienes pareja para el baile?
b. el acompañante
(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).
, la acompañante
(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).
Do you want to be my date for the wedding?¿Quieres ser mi acompañante para la boda?
c. la cita
(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).
She's my date for the party.Ella es mi cita para la fiesta.
4. (appointment)
a. la cita
(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).
I have a date with my lawyer tomorrow morning.Mañana por la mañana tengo cita con mi abogado.
5. (fruit)
a. el dátil
(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).
We had dates with nuts for an energy boost.Tomamos dátiles con nueces para cargarnos de energía.
6. (performance)
a. la actuación
(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).
I have tickets for the final date of the tour.Tengo entradas para la última actuación de la gira.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
7. (to go out with)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. salir con
She was dating the most popular boy in the school.Estaba saliendo con el chico más popular de la escuela.
8. (to mark with date)
a. fechar
The e-mail was dated the day before.El correo electrónico estaba fechado el día anterior.
b. datar
They dated the remains to the Roman period.Dataron los restos de la época romana.
9. (to expose the age of)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
I dated myself by quoting a line from "The Breakfast Club."Di muestra de mi edad cuando cité una frase de "The Breakfast Club".
Your musical tastes really date you.Tus gustos musicales demuestran lo viejo que eres.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
10. (to go out with someone)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. salir juntos
How long have you and your girlfriend been dating?¿Cuánto tiempo llevan saliendo juntos tú y tu novia?
b. salir
I'm not dating right now. I'm too busy with work.No estoy saliendo con nadie en este momento. Estoy demasiado ocupado con el trabajo.
11. (to originate in)
a. remontarse
The project's original proposal dates back to September.La propuesta original del proyecto se remonta a septiembre.
b. datar
This arrowhead dates to the Neolithic Era.Esta punta de flecha data del Neolítico.
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date
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (day)
a. la fecha
(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).
date of birthfecha de nacimiento
what's the date (today)?¿a qué (fecha) estamos hoy?, ¿qué fecha es hoy? ¿a cómo estamos?
to fix a date for somethingfijar una fecha para algo
to have a date with somebodyhaber quedado or tener una cita con alguien
to datehasta la fecha
up to dateal día
out of dateanticuado(a), pasado(a) de moda
date stampsello con la fecha
2. (with girlfriend, boyfriend)
a. la cita
(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).
date rapeviolación por una persona a la que se ha conocido de forma circunstancial o en una cita
3. (girlfriend, boyfriend)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. la pareja
(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).
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (letter, ticket)
a. fechar
that dates youeso demuestra lo viejo que eres
5. (go out with)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. salir con
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
6. (general)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to date from or back toremontarse a
7. (go out of fashion)
a. pasar de moda
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date [deɪt]
noun
1 (year, day of month) fecha (f)
what's the date today? what date is it today? ¿qué fecha es hoy?
date of birth fecha (f) de nacimiento
closing date fecha (f) tope
at an early date (in the future) en fecha próxima; dentro de poco
at some future date en alguna fecha futura
date of issue fecha (f) de emisión
at a later date en una fecha posterior
opening date fecha (f) de apertura
to date hasta la fecha
out of date to go out of date up to date to be up to date to be up to date in one's thinking to be up to date in one's studies to bring sth up to date to bring sb up to date
2 (appointment) cita (f); compromiso (m); (with girlfriend, boyfriend) cita (f)
to have a date with sb tener una cita con algn
have you got a date tonight? ¿tienes algún compromiso para esta noche?
to make a date with sb citarse or quedar con algn
they made a date for eight o'clock se citaron para las ocho; quedaron a las ocho
3 (person one is dating) pareja (f); acompañante (m)
who's your date for tonight? ¿con quién sales esta noche?
4 (concert etc) actuación (f)
They're playing three dates in Britain
transitive verb
1 (put date on) [+letter] fechar; poner fecha a
2 (establish age of) [+object] fechar; datar
It is very difficult to date the carving The manuscript has been dated at around 1,000 BC Archeologists have dated the fort to the reign of Antoninus Pius
3 (show age of) [+person]
you remember the Tremeloes? that really dates you! ¿recuerdas a los Tremeloes? ¡eso demuestra lo viejo que eres!
4 (go out with) [+girl etc] salir con; pololear con; (Chile)
intransitive verb
1 (show age) pasar de moda
2
to date back to [+time] remontarse a; to date from datar de
3 (go out with sb)
is she dating? ¿sale con chicos?; they've been dating for three months llevan saliendo juntos tres meses
modifier
date rape (n) violación (f) durante una cita amorosa
date stamp (n) (on library book, fresh food) sello (m) de fecha; (postmark) matasellos (m)
date [deɪt]
noun
(Bot) (fruit) dátil (m);(also date palm) palmera (f) datilera
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date I date
The word date is the present subjunctive form of datar in the first person singular. There are other translations for this conjugation. See the full datar conjugation.
datar
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datar(
dah
-
tahr
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to establish a historical time for)
a. to date
Los arqueólogos están intentando datar el fósil hallado en la excavación.Archeologists are trying to date the fossil found in the excavation.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (to exist since; used with "de")
a. to date from
El primer manuscrito de la obra data del año 500 a.C.The first manuscript of the work dates from the year 500 BC.
b. to date back to
La pasión de mi familia por el vino data de cuando mis tatarabuelos tenían viñedos.My family's passion for wine dates back to when my great-great-grandparents had vineyards.
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datar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to date
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (general)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
datar deto date back to, to date from
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datar
transitive verb
to date
intransitive verb
datar de to date from; date back to; esto data de muy atrás this goes a long way back
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