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Spanish Words that Start with L

Spanish Words that Start with L

 Spanish Words that Start with L | Spanish Alphabet

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Spanish Words that Start with L

L    lámpara – lamp

la (LA) art. – the (f. sing.)

labio (el ) (LA byo) n. – lip

laboratorio (el ) (la bo ra TO ryo) n. – laboratory

lado (el ) (LA do) n. – side

al lado de  prep. – next to

ladrón, a (el, la) (la DRON) n. – thief, burglar

lagarto (el ) (la GAR to) n. – lizard

lago (el ) (LA go) n. – lake

lágrima (la) (LA gree ma) n. – tear

lámpara (la) (LAM pa ra) n. – lamp

lancha (la) (LAN cha) n. – motorboat

largo, a (LAR go) adj. – long

las (LAS)  art. – the (f. pl.)

lástima (la) (LAS tee ma) n. – pity

¡Qué lástima! What a pity!

lata (la) (LA ta) n. – bore; annoyance; can

¡Qué lata !  What an annoyance!

latino, a (la TEE no) adj. – Latin

latino, a (el, la) n. – Latin (person)

latoso, a (la TO so) adj. – annoying, pesky

lavadora (la) (la ba DO ra) n. – washing machine

lavandería (la) (la ban de REE a) n. – laundry, laundry room

lavaplatos (el ) (la ba PLA tos) n. – dishwasher

lavar (la BAR) v. – to wash

lavarse v. – to wash oneself

lección (la) (lec SYON) n. – lesson

leche (la) (LE che) n. – milk

lechuga (la) (le CHU ga) n. – lettuce

lector de DVD (el ) (lec TOR DE DE ve de) n. – DVD player

leer  (le ER) v. – to read

legumbre (la) (le GUM bre) n. – vegetable

lejos (LE hos) adv. – far; far away

lengua (la) (LEN gwa) n. – tongue; language

lentamente (len ta MEN te) adv. – slowly

lente (el ) (LEN te) n. – lens

lentes (los) n. – glasses

lento, a (LEN to) adj. – slow

leña (la) (LE nya) n. – firewood

león, a (el, la) (le ON) n. – lion, lioness

león marino (el ) n. – sea lion

leopardo (el ) (le o PAR do) n. – leopard

letra (la) (LE tra) n. – letter (of the alphabet)

letrero (el ) (le TRE ro) n. – sign

levantar (le ban TAR) v. – to raise

levantarse v. – to get up

libertad (la) (lee ber TAD) n. – freedom; liberty

libertador, a (el, la) (lee ber ta DOR)  n. – liberator

libra (la) (LEE bra) n. – pound

libre (LEE bre) adj. – free

librería (la) (lee bre REE a) n. – bookstore

libro (el ) (LEE bro) n. – book

licuadora (la) (lee cwa DO ra) n. – blender

líder (el ) (LEE der) n. – leader

liebre (la) (LYE bre) n. – hare

limón (el ) (lee MON) n. – lemon

limpiar (leem PYAR) v. – to clean

limpio, a (LEEM pyo) adj. – clean

línea (la) (LEE ne a) n. – line

liso, a (LEE so) adj. – smooth; flat

listo, a (LEES to) adj. – smart, clever (with ser); ready (with estar)

literatura (la) (lee te ra TU ra) n. – literature

llamar (ya MAR) v. – to call

llamarse v. – to call oneself; to be named

me llamo my name is

llano, a (YA no) adj. – flat, even

llano (el ) n. – plain

llanta (la) (YAN ta) n. – tire (of a car)

llave (la) (YA be) n. – key

llavero (el ) n. – key chain

llegada (la) (ye GA da) n. – arrival

llegar (ye GAR) v. – to arrive

lleno, a (YE no) adj. – full; crowded

llevar (ye BAR) v. – to carry; take

llorar (yo RAR) v. – to cry

llover (yo BER) v. – to rain

lobo (el ) (LO bo) n. – wolf

local (lo CAL) adj. – local

loción (la) (lo SYON) n. – lotion

loción de afeitar n. – aftershave

loco, a (LO co) adj. – crazy (with estar); mad, insane (with ser)

locura (la) (lo CU ra) n. – madness, craziness

locutor, a (el, la) (lo cu TOR) n. – announcer

lodo (el ) (LO do) n. – mud

loro (el ) (LO ro) n. – parrot

los  (LOS)  art. – the (m. pl.)

luego (LWE go) adv. – then, later

lugar (el ) (lu GAR) n. – place

luna (la) (LU na) n. – moon

lunes (el ) (LU nes) n. – Monday

luz (la) (LUS) n. – light

 

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