Translation of "jewel" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈdʒuː·əl/ us /ˈdʒu·əl/

a precious stone that is used to make jewellery

piedra preciosa

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


noun /ˈdʒuːəl/

a precious stone

piedra preciosa, joya, alhaja
rubies, emeralds, and other jewels.
jewelled adjective ( jeweled)

ornamented with jewels

adornado con piedras preciosas
a jewelled/jeweled crown.
jeweller noun ( jeweler)

a person who makes, or deals in, ornaments and other articles made of precious stones and metals.

jewellery noun ( jewelry)

articles made or sold by a jeweller, and worn for personal adornment, eg bracelets, necklaces, brooches, rings etc

(also adjective) a jewellery box (= a box for keeping jewellery in).

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