by = cerca adverb

by = cerca de preposition

1by

/ˈbaɪ/ adverb
adverb

Spanish Translation of BY

1
near : cerca
he lives close byvive muy cerca
2
past : pasando
the train went bypasó el tren
they rushed bypasaron corriendo
as time goes bycon el paso del tiempo
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4
by and large : en general
5
to put by : reservar, poner a un lado, apartar
6
to stop by : pasar por casa, hacer una visita

2by

preposition
preposition

Spanish Translation of BY

1
near : cerca de, al lado de, junto a
she was standing by the windowestaba parada al lado de la ventana
2
past : por, por delante de
they walked by himpasaron por delante de él
3
via : por
she left by the back doorsalió por la puerta trasera
4
(indicating manner)
made by handhecho a mano
he took her by the handla tomó de la mano
you learn by making mistakesuno aprende equivocándose
I know her by sight/namela conozco de vista/nombre
she read by candlelightleía a la luz de una vela
to travel by trainviajar en tren
to pay by credit cardpagar con tarjeta de crédito
5
(indicating cause or agent)
built by the Romansconstruido por los romanos
a book by Borgesun libro de Borges
I was surprised by the resultel resultado me sorprendió
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at : por
stop/come by my house tonightpásate por casa esta noche
7
during : de, durante
by nightde noche
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(in expressions of time) : para
we'll be there by tenestaremos allí para las diez
by thenpara entonces
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: por
I swear by all that's sacredte lo juro por todo lo sagrado
he said he'd do it, and by God, he did it!dijo que lo haría y, efectivamente, lo hizo
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: con
what do you mean by that?¿qué quieres decir con eso?
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(with numbers, rates, and amounts) : por
to pay by the hourpagar por hora
it was reduced by 10 percentse redujo (en) un 10 por ciento
by a narrow marginpor un estrecho margen
10 feet by 20 feet10 pies por 20 pies
divide 100 by 10dividir 100 por/entre 10
12
: según
by my watch, it's ten o'clocksegún mi reloj, son las diez
that's fine by mepor mí no hay problema
to play by the rulesrespetar las reglas
13
: a
little by littlepoco a poco
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: por
one by oneuno por uno
two by twode dos en dos
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by oneself : solo

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