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Spanish translation of “pray”

pray

verb /prei/
to speak reverently to God or a god in order to express thanks, make a request etc
rezar, orar
Let us pray She prayed to God to help her.
to hope earnestly
rezar por, rogar
Everybody is praying for rain.
prayer noun (an) act of praying
oración, rezo
a book of prayer The child said his prayers My prayers have been answered (=I’ve got what I desired).
pray is a verb: to pray (not prey) for peace.
(Definition of pray from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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