Übersetzung von “earth” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /ɜːθ/ us /ɜrθ/
the earth also the Earth

B1 the planet that we live on

la Tierra

[ no plural ] soil or ground

a pile of earth
how, what, why, etc. on earth informal

used when you are extremely surprised, confused, or angry about something

cómo, qué, por qué, etc. demonios
How on earth did this happen?
Why on earth didn’t you tell me before?

(Übersetzung von “earth” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


noun /əːð/

the third planet in order of distance from the Sun; the planet on which we live

Is Earth nearer the Sun than Mars is?
the geography of the earth.

the world as opposed to heaven

heaven and earth.


Fill the plant pot with earth.

dry land; the ground

the earth, sea and sky.

a burrow or hole of an animal, especially of a fox.


(a wire that provides) an electrical connection with the earth.

earthen adjective

(of a floor etc) made of earth

de barro, de arcilla
an earthern pot.
earthly adjective

of or belonging to this world; not heavenly or spiritual

this earthly life.


que no sirve para nada en absoluto
This gadget has no earthly use.
earthenware noun

a kind of pottery coarser than china

noun: loza en barro cocido, artesanía en barro. Adjective: de barro, de cerámica
(also adjective) an earthenware dish.
earthquake noun

a shaking of the earth’s surface

The village was destroyed by an earthquake.
earth science noun

a science, such as geography or geology, that involves studying the Earth

Ciencias de la tierra
the Department of Earth Sciences at Durham University.
earthworm noun

(usually worm) a kind of small animal with a ringed body and no backbone, living in damp earth.

lombriz de tierra, gusano de tierra
on earth

used for emphasis

qué demonios; del mundo
What on earth are you doing?
the stupidest man on earth.
run to earth

to find (something or someone) after a long search

dar con alguien
He ran his friend to earth in the pub.

(Übersetzung von “earth” aus dem PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)