Spanish words that start with P

Spanish Words That Start with P

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Here is a comprehensive list of Spanish words that start with P in alphabetical order.

They include :

  • Spanish adjectives that start with P
  • Spanish nouns that start with P
  • Spanish verbs that start with P

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Table with Spanish words that start with P

The table below contains 370 Spanish words that start with P.

pabellón
nm
pavilion
paciente
nc
patient
pacífico
adj
peaceful
pacto
nm
pact
padre
nm
father
padrino
nm
godparent
página
nf
page
pago
nm
payment
país
nm
country
paisaje
nm
landscape
paja
nf
straw
pájaro
nm
bird
pala
nf
shovel
palabra
nf
word
palacio
nm
palace
pálido
adj
pale
palma
nf
palm tree
palo
nm
stick
paloma
nf
dove
palpar
v
to feel
pan
nm
bread
pánico
nm
panic
panorama
nm
panorama
pantalla
nf
screen
pantalón
nm
pants
pañuelo
nm

handkerchief

papa
nmf
Pope (m)
papá
nm
dad
papel
nm
paper
paquete
nm
package
par
nmf
pair
parada
nf

(transportation) stop

parado
adj
stopped
paraíso
nm
paradise
paraje
nm
place
paralelo
adj
parallel
paralizado
adj
paralyzed
paralizar
v
to paralyze
parar
v

to stop (moving)

parcela
nf

piece of property

parcial
adj
partial
parcialmente
adv
partially
pardo
adj
brown
parecer
v
to seem
parecer
nm
opinion
parecido
adj
similar
pared
nf

(interior) wall

pareja
nf
couple
parentesco
nm
kinship
paréntesis
nm

parenthesis

parir
v

to give birth

parlamentario
adj

parliamentary

parque
nm
park
párrafo
nm
paragraph
parroquia
nf
parish
parte
nf
part
participación
nf

participation

participar
v

to participate

partícula
nf
particle
particular
adj
particular
particular
nm
particular
partido
nm
party
pasado
adj
past
pasado
nm
past
pasaje
nm
fare
pasajero
nm
passenger
pasajero
adj
fleeting
pasar
v
to pass
pasear
v

to go for a walk

paseo
nm
walk
pasillo
nm
hall
pasión
nf
passion
pasivo
adj
passive
paso
nm
step
pasta
nf
pasta
pastilla
nf
pill
pasto
nm
grass
pastor
nm/f
shepherd
pata
nf
leg
patada
nf
kick
paterno
adj
paternal
patio
nm
courtyard
pato
nm
duck
patria
nf
native
patrimonio
nm
patrimony
patrón
nm
employer
pauta
nf
guideline
paz
nf
peace
pecado
nm
sin
pecar
v
to sin
pecho
nm
chest
peculiar
adj
peculiar
pedagógico
adj

pedagogical

pedir
v
to ask for
pegar
v
to hit
pelea
nf
fight
pelota
nf
ball
pena
nf

trouble; valer la pena - to be worthwhile

pendiente
adj
aware of
pensado
adj

thought-out

pensión
nf

boarding house

penumbra
nf

semidarkness

peor
adj
worse
pequeñito
adj
very small
pequeño
adj
little
percatar
v
to inform
percibir
v
to perceive
perder
v
to lose
pérdida
nf
loss
perdido
adj
lost
perdón
nm

forgiveness

perdurar
v
to last
perfeccionar
v
to perfect
perfectamente
adv
perfectly
perfecto
adj
perfect
perfil
nm
profile
perfilar
v
to outline
perfume
nm
perfume
periódico
nm
newspaper
periodista
nc
journalist
periodístico
adj
journalistic
período
nm
period
perjudicar
v

to endanger

perjuicio
nm
damage
perla
nf
pearl
permanecer
v
to stay
pero
conj
but
perpetuo
adj
continual
perro
nm
dog
persecución
nf
pursuit
persistir
v
to persist
persona
nf
person
personaje
nm

character (movie)

personal
nm
personnel
pertenecer
v
to belong
perteneciente
adj
pertaining
peruano
adj
Peruvian
perverso
adj
perverse
pesadilla
nf
nightmare
pesado
adj
heavy
pesca
nf
fishing
pescado
nm
fish
pescador
nm/f
fisherman
pescar
v
to fish
peseta
nf
peseta
pésimo
adj
dreadful
peso
nm
peso
petróleo
nm
oil
pez
nm
(alive) fish
piadoso
adj
devout
picar
v
to bite
pico
nm

y pico - and a bit

pie
nm
foot
piedad
nf
pity
piedra
nf
stone
piel
nf
skin
pierna
nf
leg
pieza
nf
piece
pila
nf

(baptismal) font

piloto
nm/f
pilot
pino
nm
pine
pinta
nf

appearance

pintar
v
to paint
pintor
nm/f
painter
pintoresco
adj

picturesque

pintura
nf
painting
pionero
nm
pioneer
pirámide
nf
pyramid
pisar
v
to step on
piscina
nf

swimming pool

piso
nm
floor
pista
nf
clue
pistola
nf
gun
placa
nf
plaque
placer
nm
pleasure
plan
nm
plan
plancha
nf

(electric) iron

planeta
nm
planet
plano
nm
plane
plano
adj
flat
planta
nf
plant
plantar
v
to plant
planteamiento
nm
proposal
plástico
nm
plastic
plástico
adj
plastic
plata
nf
silver
plataforma
nf
platform
playa
nf
beach
plaza
nf
square
plazo
nm
deadline
pleito
nm
litigation
plenitud
nf
fullness
pleno
adj
complete
plomo
nm
lead
pluma
nf
pen
población
nf
population
poblado
adj
populated
poblar
v
to populate
pobreza
nf
poverty
poder
nm
power
poderoso
adj
powerful
poema
nm
poem
poesía
nf
poetry
poeta
nc
poet
poético
adj
poetic
polémica
nf
polemics
policía
nc
police
política
nf
politics
político
adj
political
político
nm/f
politician
pollo
nm
chicken
polo
nm
pole
polvo
nm
dust
pólvora
nf
gunpowder
poner
v
to put on
popular
adj
popular
poquito
adj
little bit
por
prep
by
porcentaje
nm
percentage
porción
nf
part
porque
conj
because
porquería
nf
filth
portador
nm
bearer
portarse
v
to behave
portero
nm/f
porter
porvenir
nm
future
posar
v
to rest
poseer
v
to possess
posesión
nf

possession

posibilidad
nf
possibility
posible
adj
possible
posiblemente
adv
possibly
posición
nf
position
positivo
adj
positive
posterior
adj
rear
postre
nmf
dessert
potencial
adj
potential
potente
adj
potent
pozo
nm
well
práctica
nf
practice
prácticamente
adv
practically
practicar
v
to practice
práctico
adj
practical
precario
adj
precarious
precaución
nf
caution
preceder
v
to precede
precio
nm
price
precioso
adj
beautiful
precipitar
v
to plunge
precisar
v

to do exactly

precisión
nf
precision
preciso
adj
precise
predecir
v
to predict
predicar
v
to preach
predominar
v

to predominate

preferencia
nf
preference
preferible
adj
preferable
preferido
adj
preferred
preferir
v
to prefer
pregunta
nf
question
preguntar
v

to ask (a question)

prejuicio
nm
prejudice
prematuro
adj
premature
premiar
v
to award
premio
nm
prize
prenda
nf

piece of clothing

prender
v
to turn on
prensa
nf
press
preocupación
nf
worry
preparación
nf

preparation

preparar
v
to prepare
presa
nf
dam
prescindir
v

to do without

presencia
nf
presence
presente
nm
present
presente
adj
present
presentir
v
to sense
preservar
v
to preserve
presidencia
nf
presidency
presidencial
adj

presidential

presidente
nm
president
presionar
v
to press
preso
adj
imprisoned
prestigio
nm
prestige
prestigioso
adj
prestigious
presumir
v
to boast
pretender
v
to attempt
pretensión
nf
pretension
prevención
nf
prevention
prever
v
to foresee
previo
adj
previous
previsible
adj

foreseeable

previsión
nf
forecast
prima
nf

female cousin

primavera
nf
spring
primitivo
adj
primitive
primo
nm
cousin
primordial
adj

fundamental

principal
adj
main
principio
nm
beginning
prisa
nf
hurry
prisión
nf
prison
privado
adj
private
privar
v

to deprive of

privilegiado
adj
privileged
privilegio
nm
privilege
probabilidad
nf
probability
probable
adj
probable
probablemente
adv
probably
probar
v
to test
problema
nm
problem
procedencia
nf
origin
procedente
adj

coming (from)

proceder
v
to proceed
proceso
nm
process
procurar
v
to try
prodigioso
adj
prodigious
producir
v
to produce
productor
nm
producer
profesión
nf
profession
profesor
nm/f
professor
profeta
nm
prophet
profundamente
adv
profoundly
programa
nm

programme

programar
v
to plant
progresar
v

to progress

progresivo
adj

progressive

progreso
nm
progress
prohibición
nf
prohibition
prohibido
adj
prohibited
prohibir
v
to prohibit
prolongado
adj
prolonged
promesa
nf
promise
prometer
v
to promise
promoción
nf
promotion
promover
v
to promote
pronto
adv
soon
pronunciar
v

to pronounce

propaganda
nf
advertising
propicio
adj

appropriate

propietario
nm
owner
propio
adj
own
proporción
nf
proportion
proporcionar
v
to supply
proposición
nf

proposition

proseguir
v
to continue
prosperar
v
to prosper
protagonista
nc

protagonist

protector
nm
protector
protesta
nf
objection
proveniente
adj

coming from

provenir
v

to come from

próximo
adj
next
proyección
nf
projection
proyecto
nm
project
prudencia
nf
prudence
psicología
nf

psychology

psicológico
adj

psychological

publicación
nf
publication
publicidad
nf
advertising
público
nm
public
públicamente
adv
publicly
puente
nm
bridge
puerta
nf
door
puerto
nm
port
pues
conj
then
pulso
nm
pulse
punto
nm
point
puro
adj
pure
puta
nf
whore

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