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English translation of 'gemelo'

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Word forms: gemelo, gemela
(hermano) (identical) twin
torres gemelas twin towers
buque gemelo sister ship
es mi alma gemela we’re two of a kind
masculine noun/feminine noun
(hermano) (identical) twin
masculine noun
1.  (músculo) calf muscle
2.  [de camisa] cufflink
3.  (Nautical) sister ship
(prismáticos) binoculars
[del zodíaco] GeminiTwins

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Example Sentences Including 'gemelo'

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Parecía el hilo más tenue de la telaraña de los siglos: parecía un gemelo de la muerte: el sueno.
Carlos Fuentes La muerte de Artemio Cruz
Pero el Mal se pretende el contemporáneo, y el igual, y el hermano gemelo del Bien.
Fernando Savater Ética como amor propio
Qué pasaría si el gemelo que sobrevive descubre que ha perdido un hermano o una hermana y que es por culpa de su madre?
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1996)

Trends of 'gemelo'

Used Occasionally. gemelo is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary

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'gemelo' in Other Languages

British English: twin /twɪn/ NOUN
If two people are twins, they have the same mother and were born on the same day.
My sister was looking after the twins.
  • American English: twin
  • Arabic: تَوْأَم
  • Brazilian Portuguese: gêmeo
  • Chinese: 孪生子
  • Croatian: blizanci
  • Czech: dvojče
  • Danish: tvilling
  • Dutch: tweeling
  • European Spanish: gemelo
  • Finnish: kaksonen
  • French: jumeau
  • German: Zwilling
  • Greek: δίδυμος
  • Italian: gemello
  • Japanese: 双子
  • Korean: 쌍둥이
  • Norwegian: tvilling
  • Polish: bliźniak brat lub siostra
  • European Portuguese: gémeo
  • Romanian: geamăn
  • Russian: близнец
  • Latin American Spanish: gemelo
  • Swedish: tvilling
  • Thai: คู่แฝด
  • Turkish: ikiz
  • Ukrainian: близнюк
  • Vietnamese: con sinh đôi
British English: twin ADJECTIVE
Twin is used to describe a pair of things that look the same and are close together.
...the twin spires of the cathedral.
  • American English: twin
  • Brazilian Portuguese: gêmeo
  • Chinese: 成对的
  • European Spanish: gemelo
  • French: jumeau
  • German: Doppel-
  • Italian: gemello
  • Japanese: 対の
  • Korean: 같은 모양의
  • European Portuguese: gémeo
  • Latin American Spanish: gemelo


Translation of gemelo from the Collins Spanish to English
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