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encalada

white washed

2

noble

excellent, imposing

3

portón

court, door

4

leña

firewood

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vasar

kitchen shelf

6

campesino

rustic, peasant

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ocre

dark yellow (ochre)

8

nogal

walnut

9

estera

mat, rug

10

quinqué
 

oil lamp

11

madera

wood

12

al fondo

in the background

13

chimenea

fireplace, chimney

14

leja

kitchen rack

15

loza

pottery, china

16

rebrillo

shining

17

meuble

furniture

18

gruesa

thick

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soga

rope, hemp

20

hogaza

round loaf of bread

21

sarmiento

grapevine

22

candeal

wheat (superior)

23

ginesta

scotchbroom

24

caldear

to heat, warm up

25

solana

on a sunny slope

26

harina

flour

27

azúcar

sugar

28

ama

mistress of the house

29

escudilla

bowl

30

hojuela

pancake

31

torrija

frenchtoast

32

suspirar

to sigh

33

ceniza

ash

34

encima

on top

35

miel

honey

36

hoja

leaf

37

angustia

anguish, anxiety

38

higuera

fig tree

39

liar

to roll (a cigarette)

40

ensillar

to saddle

41

molino

mill

42

yegua

mare

43

braña

summer basture in the uplands

44

novillo

steer, young bull

45

cítola

clapper

46

apartar

to separare out, sort

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envenenar

to poison

48

tapia

wall fence, mud wall

49

nacer

to be born

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empeñarse en

to insist on, persist

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balcón

balcony

52

bendita espina

blessed thorn

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de par en par

wide open

54

sábana

sheet

55

racimo

bunch (of grapes)

56

cabal

perfect

57

hincarle

to sink into him

58

manto

cloack, mantle

59

viña

vine

60

roble

oak

61

santo y bueno

well and good

62

huerto

orchard, garden

63

yerba

grass, hay

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trigo

wheat (superior)

65

remanso

backwater

66

varón

male

67

espiga

sheaf, ear

68

hondo

deep

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montañés

highlander, mountaineer

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pelliza

fur coat

71

cesta

basket

72

mayoral

overseer, foreman

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manga

sleeve

74

arveja

green pea

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ternero

calf, veal

76

sembrar

to sow

77

hondamente

deeply moved, touched

78

esquivo

evasive

79

cosecha

crop, harvest

80

llaga

wound, sore

81

dedo

finger

82

desgranar

to shell

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resbalar

to slip, slide, glide

84

hembra

female

85

peregrino

pilgrim

86

posada

lodging

87

aldabón

knocker

88

paz

peace

89

lumbre

fire

90

redondo

round loaf of bread

91

estampas

pictures

92

cabello

hair

93

barba

beard

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acariciar

to caress

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relinchar

to neigh, bray

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potro

colt

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espantarse

to be frightened

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espuela

spur

99

cuatralbo

white-hoofed horse

100

manojo

bundle

101

relámpago

lightning

102

meter

to put (poner)

103

escarcha

white forest

104

harto

fed up

105

escopeta de caza

hunting gun

106

jinete

horseman, rider

107

rienda

reins

108

encerrar

to shut in, lock in

109

castaño

chestnut tree

110

tronco

trunk, log

111

retorcer

to twist

112

roca

rock

113

gaita

bagpipe

114

roca

rock

115

merienda

snack, picnic

116

contornada

suroundings, neighborhood

117

giraldilla

coral dance of Astur�as

118

caperuza

cap

119

tejado

roof

120

tamboril

tamor, small drum

121

aldea

village

122

enano

dwarf

123

barba de hielo

icicle

124

mína

mine

125

aullar

to howl (a�lla)

126

domar

to tame

127

balsa

pond

128

rezogando

muttering

129

apóstol

apostle

130

sepulcro

grave

131

rama

branch

132

brezo

health

133

arder

to burn

134

rodear

to surround

135

os

you (plural, familiar)

136

madeja

skein, tangle of hair

137

marcharse

to go away

138

raposa

fox

139

alborozado

excited

140

ramo

wreath, cluster

141

tapar

to cover, stop up

142

corro

in a circle

143

cuchichear

to whistper

144

tapón

cork, stopper

145

cordón

cord, string

146

borracho

drunkard

147

empinar

to raise (a bottle)

148

empujar

to push, impel

149

lograr

to succeed

150

porrón

jug

151

medroso

frighted, timid

152

incorporarse

to straighten up, get up

153

ardilla

squirrel

154

latir

to throb, beat (heart)

155

temblor

tremor, shutter

156

hueco

hollow

157

vacilar

to stagger

158

labio

lip

159

salmodiar

to chant, sing together

160

naranjo

orange tree

161

nido

nest

162

umbral

threshold

163

imponer

to impose

164

entretanto

meanwhile

165

deslumbrar

to shine brightly, dazzle

166

resbalar

to slip, slide, fall down

167

telón

curtain (theater)

168

avivir

to revive, stir up the fire

169

alumbrar

to light, illuminate

170

mecha

wick