god
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
god(
gad
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (idol)
a. el dios
(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 diosa
(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).
Most of the families we visited in Bangalore had gods in their house.La mayoría de las familias que visitamos en Bangalore tenía dioses en la casa.
2. (influential person)
a. el dios
(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 diosa
(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).
Bowie features on the list of rock gods.Bowie figura en la lista de los dioses del rock.
God
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
3. (supernatural being)
a. Dios
The priest spoke to the parishioners about God.El sacerdote habló con los feligreses acerca de Dios.
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
4. (used to express surprise, anger, annoyance, etc.)
a. Dios
Oh, God! The bull escaped its pen!¡Ay, Dios! ¡El toro se escapó del corral!
b. Dios mío
God! What a gorgeous painting!¡Dios mío! ¡Qué magnífico cuadro!
gods
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
5.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(theater) (United Kingdom)
a. el gallinero
(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).
Be sure to take your binoculars if you're going to be sitting up in the gods.Asegúrate de llevar los binoculares si te vas a sentar en el gallinero.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
God
[gɒd]
noun
1. Dios (m)
  • God forbid! ¡Dios no lo quiera!
  • God willing si Dios quiere
  • I wish to God… ojalá…
  • in God's name por el amor de Dios
  • oh God!, my God! (familiar) ¡Dios mío!
  • for God's sake! (familiar) ¡por (el amor de) Dios!
  • God knows (familiar) sabe Dios
  • he thinks he's God's gift to women (familiar) se cree irresistible para las mujeres
2. (familiar) (Theat)
  • the gods el gallinero (gallery)
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
god [ɡɒd]
noun
1 dios (m)
God Dios (m)
(my) God! good God! ¡Dios mío!; ¡santo Dios!
God forbid ¡Dios me libre!
he thinks he's God's gift to women se cree que lo creó Dios para ser la felicidad de las mujeres
God help them if that's what they think que Dios les ayude si piensan así
I hope to God she'll be happy Dios quiera que sea feliz
God (only) knows solo Dios sabe; sabe Dios
what in God's name is he doing? ¿qué demonios está haciendo?
please God! ¡quiera Dios!
for God's sake! ¡por Dios!
thank God! ¡gracias a Dios!
God willing si Dios quiere; Dios mediante
God helps those who help themselves a quien madruga Dios le ayuda
2
the gods (Teat) el gallinero; el paraíso
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Phrases with "god"
Here are the most popular phrases with "god." Click the phrases to see the full entry.
oh my freaking god
joder, Dios mío
sun god
el dios del sol
god of war
el dios de la guerra
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
Did this page answer your question?