What is Spanish?

  • (noun): The people of Spain.
    Synonyms: Spanish people
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on spanish:

La Purisima Mission
... Immaculate Conception of the Most Blessed Virgin Mary) is a Spanish mission in Lompoc, California ... and along with Mission San Francisco de Solano is one of only two of the Spanish missions in California that is no longer under the control of the Catholic Church ... the only example in California of a complete Spanish Catholic mission complex ...

More definitions of "Spanish":

  • (adj): Of or relating to or characteristic of Spain or the people of Spain.
    Example: "Spanish music"
  • (noun): The Romance language spoken in most of Spain and the countries colonized by Spain.

Famous quotes containing the word spanish:

    As the Spanish proverb says, “He who would bring home the wealth of the Indies, must carry the wealth of the Indies with him.” So it is in travelling; a man must carry knowledge with him, if he would bring home knowledge.
    Samuel Johnson (1709–1784)

    In French literature, you can choose “à la carte”; in Spanish literature, there is only the set meal.
    José Bergamín (1895–1983)

    The French courage proceeds from vanity—the German from phlegm—the Turkish from fanaticism & opium—the Spanish from pride—the English from coolness—the Dutch from obstinacy—the Russian from insensibility—but the Italian from anger.
    George Gordon Noel Byron (1788–1824)