hall
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hall(
hal
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (entrance)
a. el vestíbulo
(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).
I got back late, but the light was still on in the hall.Llegué tarde, pero la luz del vestíbulo seguía encendida.
b. la entrada
(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 told me that she would be ready in ten minutes and that I could wait in the hall.Me dijo que estaría lista en diez minutos y que podía esperar en la entrada.
c. el hall
(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).
In the hall downstairs, guests were checking in.Los clientes estaban registrándose abajo en el hall.
2. (large room)
a. el salón
(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 waltz contest will be held at the dance hall.El concurso de valses se llevará a cabo en el salón de baile.
b. la sala
(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).
We've hired a hall for the reception.Hemos alquilado una sala para la recepción.
c. el salón de actos
(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 prize-giving will take place in the school hall.La entrega de premios tendrá lugar en el salón de actos.
3. (corridor)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el pasillo
(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 hall on my floor was long, with many doors on each side.El pasillo de mi planta era largo, con muchas puertas a cada lado.
b. el corredor
(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).
At school we weren't allowed to run in the halls.En el colegio no nos permitían correr por los corredores.
4. (university accommodation) (United Kingdom)
a. la residencia de estudiantes
(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).
In halls I had to share a room with three other students.En la residencia de estudianes tuve que compartir habitación con otros tres estudiantes.
b. el colegio mayor
(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).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
I was lucky enough to find accommodation in a hall.Tuve la suerte de conseguir alojamiento en un colegio mayor.
5. (mansion) (United Kingdom)
a. la mansión
(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).
They lived in a lovely old hall, with stables, gardens, and parkland.Vivían en una bella mansión, con caballerizas, jardines y parques.
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hall
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (entrance room)
a. el vestíbulo
(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).
2. (corridor)
a. el pasillo
(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).
hall treeperchero m
3. (for concerts, meetings; large room)
a. el salón de actos
(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).
4. (building)
a. el auditorio
(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).
5. (university) (United Kingdom)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
hall of residenceresidencia de estudiantes colegio m mayor
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hall [hɔːl]
noun
1 (entrance hall) hall (m); entrada (f); (foyer) vestíbulo (m); (US) (passage) pasillo (m)
2 (large room, building) sala (f)
for concerts etc
concert hall sala (f) de conciertos; dance hall salón (m) de baile; church hall sala (f) parroquial
3 (mansion) casa (f) solariega
4 (Britain) (Univ) (central hall) paraninfo (m);(also hall of residence) residencia (f); colegio (m) mayor
modifier
hall porter (n) (Britain) porteroaportera (m) (f);a portera conserje (m)
hall stand (n) perchero (m)
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hall
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hall(
hohl
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (general)
a. foyer
Cuando entramos a la casa, dejamos los abrigos colgados en el perchero del hall.When we got home, we hung the coats on the coat rack in the foyer.
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hall
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. entrance hall, foyer
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hall [xol]
halls halles [xol] [de casa] hall; [de teatro, cine] foyer; [de hotel] lounge; foyer;
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