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Top 20 Most Requested Translations: English to Spanish

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Top 20 Most Requested Translations: English to Spanish

The Spanish language (Español or Castellano in Spanish) is the second most spoken language in the world, after Chinese. There are more than 400 million people who speak Spanish as a native language, surpassing English, which is natively spoken by about 335 million people.

Spanish is the official language of 21 countries and based on our research and experience translating this language pair, we have compiled a list of the 20 most requested translations for English to Spanish.

Top 20 Requested Phrases:
English Spanish
Hello Hola
Goodbye Adiós
Merry Christmas Feliz Navidad
Happy Holidays Felices fiestas
Happy Birthday Feliz cumpleaños
Happy New Year Feliz Año Nuevo
Congratulations Felicitaciones
What time is it? ¿Qué hora es?
Where is the bathroom? ¿Dónde está el baño?
My name is… Mi nombre es…
What is your name? ¿Cómo se llama usted?
Peace Paz
Welcome Bienvenido
Thank you. Gracias
You are welcome. De nada
Where can I find a hospital? ¿Dónde hay un hospital?
Where can I find a bank? ¿Dónde hay un banco?
Where can I find a good restaurant? ¿Dónde hay un buen restaurante?
Where can I find a taxi? ¿Dónde puedo tomar un taxi?
Where can I find an airport? ¿Dónde hay un aeropuerto?

There are other words that are commonly translated, like numbers and months, for content that includes things like dates and time.

Translations of 1 to 20:

Numbers

Números

One

Uno

Two

Dos

Three

Tres

Four

Cuatro

Five

Cinco

Six

Seis

Seven

Siete

Eight

Ocho

Nine

Nueve

Ten

Diez

Eleven

Once

Twelve

Doce

Thirteen

Trece

Fourteen

Catorce

Fifteen

Quince

Sixteen

Dieciséis

Seventeen

Diecisiete

Eighteen

Dieciocho

Nineteen

Diecinueve

Twenty

Veinte

Months of the year:

Months

Meses

January

Enero

February

Febrero

March

Marzo

April

Abril

May

Mayo

June

Junio

July

Julio

August

Agosto

September

Septiembre

October

Octubre

November

Noviembre

December

Diciembre

It’s worth mentioning that if you are creating a website or software and planning to localize it into Spanish, please consider that Spanish expands in size between 15% and 25% compared to English. The reason for this expansion is because Spanish is more expressive and detailed than English.

Spanish is also one of the most studied languages in the world and the demand on learning Spanish is still increasing. It is estimated that in three generations Spanish will be spoken by the 10% of the world’s population, it is currently spoken by approximately 6% of the population.