el ayuntamiento
-the city council
See the entry for ayuntamiento.


A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (organization)
a. city council
El ayuntamiento restauró varios edificios antiguos de la ciudad.The city council restored several of the city's old buildings.
b. town council
El ayuntamiento se traslada a otro edificio.The town council is moving to a new building.
2. (building)
a. city hall
¿Has visto el nuevo ayuntamiento?Have you seen the new city hall?
b. town hall
El novio tuvo que ir al ayuntamiento para cancelar la boda.The groom had to go to the town hall to cancel the wedding.
A word or phrase that is seldom used in contemporary language and is recognized as being from another decade, (e.g., cat, groovy).
(sexual relations)
a. intercourse
La corte real determinará si el caballero tuvo ayuntamiento con la doncella.The royal court will determine if the knight had intercourse with the damsel.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (corporación)
a. town council (United Kingdom)
b. city council
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
2. (edificio)
a. town hall (United Kingdom)
b. city hall
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
1 (corporación) district council; town council; city council
2 (Casa Consistorial) town hall; city hall
3 (cópula) sexual intercourse
tener ayuntamiento con algn to have intercourse with sb
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Machine Translators
Translate el ayuntamiento using machine translators
See Machine Translations
Want to Learn Spanish?
Spanish learning for everyone. For free.
SpanishDict Premium
Have you tried it yet? Here's what's included:
Cheat sheets
No ads
Learn offline on iOS
Fun phrasebooks
Learn Spanish faster
Support SpanishDict