Winter Words

Both Spanish and English have beautiful words to describe winter! These unique words go beyond some of the more commonly known terms to conjure up the feeling of the season.

Spanish winter words:

carámbano – icicle

rompope – eggnog

duende – elf, fairy, goblin

copo de nieve – snowflake

hoguera – bonfire

granizo – hail

muñeco/a de nieve – snowman/woman

cascabeles – bells

English winter words:

névé – nevero

blizzard – ventisca

slush – aguanieve

whiteout – tormenta de nieve, condición de visibilidad limitada por nieve

Published by Alison Trujillo

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