galán

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Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

galán m

  1. (dated) A beau.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French galant.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

galán (feminine singular galana, masculine plural galanes, feminine plural galanas)

  1. gallant
  2. (colloquial, Mexico, El Salvador) nice, enviable, without worries (said of a situation)
    Tengo todo planeado para que tengamos una mañana galán.I've got everything planned out so we can have a nice morning without worrying.
    • [P]ero detrás del destello se asomaba un día “galán”, alegre, brillante... - But behind the sparkle, a nice, happy, shiny day was appearing... (Cosecha de Doscientos Soles, Maus, 2012, published by Palibrio, in Mexico. Page 56.)

Noun[edit]

galán m (plural galanes)

  1. an attractive young man, gallant
  2. beau
  3. (drama) protagonist

Adverb[edit]

galán

  1. (colloquial, Mexico, El Salvador) copiously, in a great and unmeasured quantity
    Al pastel entonces le echamos azúcar galán, sin pensar que ya tenía suficiente.Afterwards, we added sugar to the cake copiously, without thinking it already had enough.
  2. (colloquial, El Salvador) without worries, enjoying it (said of an enviable situation)
    Ese trabajo es fácil: él se la pasa galán todos los días.That job is very easy: ever day he lets time pass by without worries, enjoying it.

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