vela = wakefulness feminine noun

vela

feminine noun

English Translation of VELA

1
vigilia : wakefulness pasé la noche en vela I stayed awake all night
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4
: sail

Examples of VELA

    estar en vela to be unable to get to sleep pasar la noche en vela to have a sleepless night ¡qué vela! what a nuisance! barco de vela sailing ship darse or hacerse a la vela to set sail largar las velas to set sail hacer vela to go sailing a velas desplegadas under full sail

Related to VELA

Sometimes Confused With: vela (velar)

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