¿Sabías que...?: Ojalá proviene del árabe Insha'Allah, "si Dios quiere". ¿Qué otras palabras provienen del árabe?
haunt / guarida
haunt   [hɔ:nt]
A. -noun
a. [of animal, criminals]   guarida (f)
b. [of person]   lugar (m) predilecto
·I know his usual/favourite haunts
·nouné dónde suele ir/cuáles son sus lugares predilectos
·it'noun a haunt of artists
·es lugar de encuentro de artistas
B. -transitive verb
1. [ghost]
[+castle etcetera]   aparecerse en,   rondar
·the house is haunted
·en la casa hay fantasmas,   la casa está encantada or embrujada
2. [person]
(=frequent)   frecuentar,   rondar
3. [idea, fear]
[+person]   obsesionar
·he is haunted by the thought that ...
·le obsesiona el pensamiento de que ...
·he is haunted by memories
·le persiguen los recuerdos
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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