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Spanish translation of “elbow”

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elbow

noun /ˈelbəu/
the joint where the arm bends
codo
He leant forward on his elbows.
elbow room noun space enough for doing something
espacio
Get out of my way and give me some elbow-room!
at one’s elbow close to one
a mano
The journalist always works with a dictionary at his elbow.
Translations of “elbow”
in Korean 팔꿈치…
in Arabic مِرْفَق, كوع…
in French coude…
in Italian gomito…
in Chinese (Traditional) 肘, (衣服的)肘部…
in Russian локоть…
in Turkish dirsek…
in Polish łokieć…
in Portuguese cotovelo…
in German der Ellbogen…
in Catalan colze…
in Japanese ひじ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 肘, (衣服的)肘部…
(Definition of elbow from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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