Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “hail”

See all translations

hail

verb /heil/
to shout to in order to attract attention
llamar
We hailed a taxi The captain hailed the passing ship.
to greet or welcome (a person, thing etc) as something
llamar
His discovery was hailed as a great step forward in medicine.
hail from phrasal verb to come from or belong to (a place)
ser oriundo/natural de
He hails from Texas.
(Definition of hail from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “hail” in Spanish

Definitions of “hail” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

comma

the symbol , used in writing to separate parts of a sentence showing a slight pause, or to separate the single things in a list

Word of the Day

Lies, lies, lies!

by Kate Woodford,
February 25, 2015
​​​ According to sociologists (=people who study the relationships between people living in groups), we are good at lying. As a species, we have developed a remarkable ability to deceive each other (= persuade each other that something false is true). Being able to say things that are not true can help with

Read More 

snapchat verb

March 02, 2015
to send someone a message using the photomessaging application Snapchat We used to have a thing until he got a girlfriend. now

Read More