Translation of "saint" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /seɪnt/ us /seɪnt/

a dead person who lived their life in a holy way

santo, -a

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


noun /seint, (before a name) snt/

(often abbreviated to St, especially when used in the names of places, plants etc ) a title given especially by the Roman Catholic and Orthodox churches to a very good or holy person after his death

santo, santa
Saint Matthew
St John’s Road.

a very good, kind person

santo, trozo de pan
You really are a saint to put up with her.
saintly adjective

de santo
He led a saintly life
a saintly expression.
saintliness noun

the saintliness of his nature.

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