Translation of "pearl" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /pɜːl/ us /ˈpɜrl/

a hard, white, round object that is made inside the shell of a sea creature and that is used to make jewellery

a string of pearls

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


noun /pəːl/

a valuable, hard, round object formed by oysters and several other shellfish

The necklace consists of three strings of pearls
(also adjective) a pearl necklace.
pearly adjective

like pearls

como perlas, perlado, nacarado
pearly teeth.
pearl-diver noun ( pearl-fisher)

a person who dives or fishes for pearls.

pescador de perlas

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