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siesta

noun [C] uk   us   /siˈes.tə/
a rest or sleep taken after lunch, especially in hot countries
Translations of “siesta”
in Vietnamese giấc ngủ trưa…
in Spanish Siesta…
in Thai การงีบหลับตอนบ่าย…
in Malaysian tidur sekejap…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指氣候炎熱國家的)午睡…
in Indonesian tidur siang…
in Russian сиеста…
in Turkish öğle uykusu, kestirme, şekerleme…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指气候炎热国家的)午睡…
in Polish sjesta…
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