Translation of "Guy Fawkes Night" - English-Spanish dictionary

Guy Fawkes Night

noun uk /ˈɡaɪ fɔːks ˌnaɪt/ /ˌɡɑɪ ˈfɔks ˌnɑɪt/ also Bonfire Night /ˈbɒn·faɪə ˌnaɪt/ /ˈbɑnˌfɑɪər ˌnɑɪt/

in the UK, the evening of 5 November, when models of men are burned on large fires outside and there are firework displays. This is in memory of the failed attempt by Guy Fawkes to destroy the Houses of Parliament in London in 1605 with explosives.

Noche de Guy Fawkes

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