¿Sabías que...?: Ojalá proviene del árabe Insha'Allah, "si Dios quiere". ¿Qué otras palabras provienen del árabe?
Rod   [rɒd]   -noun,   Roddy   [ˈrɒdɪ]   -noun   (familiar forms)
rod / vara
rod   [rɒd]   -noun
1. [of wood]   vara (f)
b. [of metal]   barra (f)
(=fishing rod)   caña (f)
(=curtain rod)   barra (f)
(=connecting rod)   biela (f)   (surveying)   jalónoun (m)
c. to rule with a rod of iron   gobernar con mano de hierro
d. to make a rod for one'noun own back   hacer algo que despuénoun resultará contraproducente
·spare the rod and spoil the child
·quien bien te quiere te hará llorar
2. (=measure)   medida de longitud = 5,029 metros
3. (United States)   **
(=gun)   pipa ** (f),   pistola (f)
4. (United States)   (automobiles)   **   hotrod
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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