belén translation | Spanish-English dictionary



1    [+de Navidad]   nativity scene, crib, crèche   (EEUU)     
  belén viviente   representation of the Nativity by real people   representation of the Nativity by real people  
2    (=confusión)   bedlam  
MODISMOS meterse en belenes      to get into a mess, get into trouble  

Belén         sm   Bethlehem
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
el portal de Belén exp.
the stable at Bethlehem

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"belén": examples and translations in context
Belén esta demasiado lejos, María. Bethlehem is just too far away, Mary.
María y José partieron hacia Belén. So Mary and Joseph set out for Bethlehem.
Este mensaje es para la señorita Belén Echeverría. MAN [ON MACHINE]: This message is for Miss Belen Echeverria.
Y de repente la sentí, a mi Belén llamándome. And suddenly I heard my Belen calling me.
No belén de tamaño natural de este año, me temo. No crib in natural size this year I am afraid.
Evocación histórica del primer belén viviente en la ciudad de Greccio Commemoration in the town of Greccio of the first crib featuring live animals
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