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07:04 Sep 1, 2000
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: bruja
es un personaje ficticio, se cree que adoran al demonio pueden hacer hwechizos, hacen magia y las hay buenas y malas
Ursula Reyes
English translation:witch
Explanation:
La Bruja (The Witch)
As you may know, there are Brujas Blanca's (white witches) and Brujas Negra's (black witches). The white witches do good and the black witches cast spells for which mean or envious people pay them. Most witches also practice as curanderas, or practitioners of herbal medicine and home remedies. During the Inquisition witches might be put death for their un-Godly practice.

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Laura Gentili
Italy
Local time: 17:01
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Summary of answers provided
nawitchDavid Robinette
nawwwJesús Paredes
nawitch
Agua
nawitch / sorceress
Elinor Thomas
nawitch
Laura Gentili


  

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2 mins
witch


Explanation:
La Bruja (The Witch)
As you may know, there are Brujas Blanca's (white witches) and Brujas Negra's (black witches). The white witches do good and the black witches cast spells for which mean or envious people pay them. Most witches also practice as curanderas, or practitioners of herbal medicine and home remedies. During the Inquisition witches might be put death for their un-Godly practice.



Laura Gentili
Italy
Local time: 17:01
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in pair: 38
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Yolanda Broad

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19 mins
witch / sorceress


Explanation:
Mientras WITCH es lo que se conoce literalmente como bruja, SORCERESS es una hechicera, que también hace magia. Depende del contexto en que se utilice el término.

Good luck! :)

Elinor

Elinor Thomas
Local time: 13:01
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in pair: 247

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Yolanda Broad

Heathcliff
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20 mins
witch


Explanation:
Del modo en que la describes, solo puede ser una bruja mala.
Suerte,
Agua

Agua
Spain
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 40

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Yolanda Broad

ximecea

Heathcliff
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48 mins
www


Explanation:
www: Wicked witch of the west

Jesús Paredes
Local time: 12:01
PRO pts in pair: 151

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Heathcliff
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1 hr
witch


Explanation:
A WITCH AS IN A PERSON WHO PRACTICES WITCHCRAFT, SPELLS, ETC....


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David Robinette
Local time: 11:01
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish

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