Holcito

English translation: tiny hall

10:46 Dec 30, 2010
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
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Spanish term or phrase: Holcito
I'm having trouble translating this word, I know it has to do with a home. It could be slang, but I just can't find the translation.

Can anyone assist?

Some context: un holcito chico en la casa..
Shirley Finkel-Hall
South Africa
Local time: 14:28
English translation:tiny hall
Explanation:
I'm quite sure it refers to the hall/entrance, pronounced "hol" in Spanish - holcito would mean a small hall
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patricia scott
Spain
Local time: 13:28
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4 +3tiny hall
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tiny hall


Explanation:
I'm quite sure it refers to the hall/entrance, pronounced "hol" in Spanish - holcito would mean a small hall

patricia scott
Spain
Local time: 13:28
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agree  jacana54 (X): Sí, totalmente, es lo que estaba escribiendo arriba... es una forma de referirse al vestíbulo. Feliz 2011, Patricia.
3 mins
  -> Feliz 2011 para tí también, Lucía. Gracias.

agree  Noni Gilbert: Yes, definitely, altho unexpected spelling. Small, diminuitive etc. Happy 2011 Patricia.
15 mins
  -> jaja, I remember seeing/hearing it in Argentina many years ago. All the best in 2011, Noni.

agree  Cecilia Rey
15 mins
  -> Muchas gracias y Feliz 2011.
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