Translation of "crest" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /krest/ us

the top or highest part of something such as a wave or a hill

cresta, cima
the crest of a hill/wave

a growth of feathers, fur, or skin along the top of the heads of some animals

cresta, penacho

a decoration, usually made of feathers or animal hair, on the top of a soldier’s hat, especially in the past

penacho, cimera

a formal design that is used by a family, town, organization, etc. as the symbol that represents them

a royal crest

(Translation of “crest” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /krest/

the comb or tuft on the head of a cock or other bird

The cockatoo has a yellow crest on its head.

the summit or highest part

cresta; pico, cumbre
the crest of a wave
the crest of a mountain.

feathers on the top of a helmet.


a badge or emblem

the family crest.
crested adjective

having a tuft on the head

a Great Crested Grebe.

(Translation of “crest” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)