See also: anillá

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From anillo (ring).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

anilla m or f (plural anillas)

  1. ring
    anilla de cortaincurtain ring
    anilla de avesbird ring
  2. ring-pull
  3. (gymnastics, usually in the plural) ring

Usage notesEdit

The difference between anillo and anilla: both translate as ring in English. anillo is for the jewellery, also the planetary ring, ring on a tree, bullfighting ring, building in a circular shape, geometrical ring, among others. anilla may refer to a curtain ring, ring on a shoe, a ring onto which to tie a rope, a ring put round a bird's foot for tracking (also known as anillo), a gymnastic ring, among others.

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