Valentine’s Day vocabulary in Spanish

Are you a learner of Spanish? With the holiday of love coming up it’s a good idea to freshen up Valentine’s Day vocabulary in Spanish. Along with French ,Spanish is one of the most romantic languages in the world. If you are not in a relationship go ahead and celebrate with your friends.


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List of Valentine’s Day vocabulary in Spanish


Día de San Valentín – Valentine’s Day

El catorce de febrero – the 14th of February

¡Feliz San Valentín! – Happy Valentine’s Day

El cupido – cupid

La flecha – arrow

Te amo – I love you

Mi amor – My love

El amor – love

Amar – to love

Estar enamorado/a de – to be in love with

Eres el amor de mi vida. – You are the love of my life.

Me gustas (mucho) – I like you (a lot)

Gustar – to like

Te quiero – I love you/I want you

Querer – to love/to want

Te adoro – I adore you

Adorar – to adore

Un admirador secreto/una admiradora secreta – a secret admirer (male/female)

El flechazo – love at first sight

Novia – girlfriend

Novio – boyfriend

Amigo – friend (male)

Amiga – friend (female)

Amistad – friendship

Una sonrisa – a smile

Una cita – a date

Una sorpresa – a surprise

El corazón – heart

Cariño – sweetheart

Querido/a – darling

Un beso –  a kiss

Bésame – kiss me

Un abrazo – a hug

Un regalo – a gift

Regular – to give gifts

Los chocolates – chocolates

Los dulces – sweets

Un caja de bombones – a box of chocolates

Un ramo de flores – a bouquet of flowers

Las rosas (rojas) – (red) roses

Un peluche –  a teddy bear

Una tarjeta – a card

Una carta de amor – a love letter

Las joyas – jewellery

Los globos – balloons

Romántico – romantic


Now you are ready to celebrate Valentine’s Day in Spanish! ¡Feliz San Valentín!


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