ProZ.com global directory of translation services
 The translation workplace
Ideas
KudoZ home » English to Spanish » Other

king bed

Spanish translation: cama individual, matrimonio, tamaño king, tamaño queen

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
English term or phrase:twin, full, king, queen bed
Spanish translation:cama individual, matrimonio, tamaño king, tamaño queen
Options:
- Contribute to this entry
- Include in personal glossary

22:38 May 23, 2001
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: king bed
Well, really I have the whole bunch of beds:
twin, full, queen, olympic queen, king

Thank you very much,
Mar
Mar Rodrguez
cama tamaño king size
Explanation:
En México, y buena parte de Latinoamérica se estilan los siguientes términos:
twin beds: camas gemelas o individuales
full: matrimonial
queen: se usa tal cual
king: igualmente
olympic: esa sí nunca la he escuchado.

Espero te sirva. Suerte!
Selected response from:

Rodrigo Ortiz-Monasterio Q.
Mexico
Local time: 16:14
Grading comment
Thank you (for this and the other two answers). It was very useful, and I appreciate it.
Regards,

Mar
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



Summary of answers provided
natamaño king-sizeCarol Hart
nacama tamaño king size
Rodrigo Ortiz-Monasterio Q.
naThey all refer to bed sizes, the "King Size" being the largest of them all.
Ramón Solá


  

Answers


25 mins
They all refer to bed sizes, the "King Size" being the largest of them all.


Explanation:
I assume you could translate it for "cama extra grande".

Ramón Solá
Local time: 16:14
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 3952
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

28 mins
cama tamaño king size


Explanation:
En México, y buena parte de Latinoamérica se estilan los siguientes términos:
twin beds: camas gemelas o individuales
full: matrimonial
queen: se usa tal cual
king: igualmente
olympic: esa sí nunca la he escuchado.

Espero te sirva. Suerte!


    Experiencia de 13 aos como traductor
Rodrigo Ortiz-Monasterio Q.
Mexico
Local time: 16:14
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 180
Grading comment
Thank you (for this and the other two answers). It was very useful, and I appreciate it.
Regards,

Mar

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
Carolina R
2 hrs
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

1 hr
tamaño king-size


Explanation:
spanglish (asi se acostumbra usar este término en los países hispanos)


    Over 30 years experience in translating
Carol Hart
Local time: 15:14
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 54
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)




Return to KudoZ list


KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.



See also: