Possible Results:
peña
-rock
,cliff
See the entry forpeña.
pena
-pity
,shame
See the entry forpena.
Presentél/ella/ustedconjugation ofpenar.

peña

peña(
peh
-
nyah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
feminine noun
1. (geology)
a. rock
Hubo varias peñas cubiertas de musgo al pie de la montaña.There were several moss-covered rocks at the foot of the mountain.
2. (geography)
a. cliff
Cuando estaba en Querétaro fui a la Peña de Bernal, una de las peñas más altas del mundo.When I was in Queretaro, I visited the Peña de Bernal, one of the tallest cliffs in the world.
b. crag
¿No crees que sea peligroso hacer fotos desde aquella peña?Don't you think it might be dangerous to take photographs from that crag?
3. (coterie)
a. circle
Los socios de la peña no tienen que pagar.The members of the circle don't have to pay anything.
b. group
La peña de lectura ocupaba toda la biblioteca.The reading group took up the whole library.
c. club
La peña de la escuela cuenta con 110 miembros.The school club has 110 members.
d. fan club
Muchos miembros de la peña acudieron al estadio a animar a su equipo.Many members of the fan club went to the stadium to cheer the team on.
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(throng of people)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. crowd
Había mucha peña ayer en el centro.There was quite a crowd downtown last night.
5. (music) (Southern Cone)
a. folk club
Vamos a la peña a escuchar un homenaje a Víctor Jara.We're going to the folk club to listen to a tribute to Victor Jara.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
Unlock More Translations for Free
Learn more with unlimited dictionary access. Sign up for free today.
Or watch a video ad to continue
peña
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (roca)
a. crag, rock
2. (monte)
a. cliff
3. (club)
a. club
4. (quinielística)
a. syndicate
5. (grupo de amigos)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. crowd
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
peña
1 (Geografía) crag
2 (grupo) group; circle; coterie; clique; (Latinoamérica) (club) folk club; (fiesta) party
forma parte de la peña he's a member of the circle; hay peña en el café los domingos the group meets in the café on Sundays
peña deportiva supporters' club
peña taurina club of bullfighting enthusiasts
3 (gente) crowd
hay mucha peña there's loads of people (familiar)
4 (S. Cone) (montepío) pawnshop
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Examples
Machine Translators
Translate peña 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
SpanishDict is the world's most popular Spanish-English dictionary, translation, and learning website.
© Curiosity Media Inc.
SOCIAL NETWORKS
APPS