Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “swan”

swan

noun /swon/
a large, usually white, water-bird of the duck family, with a long graceful neck.
cisne
swan song noun the last work or performance of eg a poet, musician etc before his death or retirement.
canto de cisne
(Definition of swan from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Browse related topics

You are looking at an entry to do with Birds which live by or on inland water, but you might be interested in these topics from the Birds topic area:

Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “swan” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

for starters

used to say that something is the first in a list of things

Word of the Day

Come on – you can do it! Phrasal verbs with ‘come’.

by Liz Walter​,
November 19, 2014
As part of an occasional series on the tricky subject of phrasal verbs, this blog looks at ones formed with the verb ‘come’. If you are reading this blog, I’m sure you already know come from, as it is one of the first things you learn in class: I come from Scotland/Spain.

Read More 

ped-text verb

November 24, 2014
to text someone while walking I’m ped-texting, I’m looking down at my phone, 75 percent of the time.

Read More