Translation of death's head in Spanish:

death's head

calavera, n.

noun

literary
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    calavera feminine
    • Interestingly, there are also tombs, skeletons and death's heads, along with some shocking acts of violence.
    • Even more horrible was a big earthen jar in the middle of the courtyard, in which hung a white death's head along with some leg bones.
    • The figure of the death's head has been a prominent symbol of human mortality and the vanity of life in Western culture.
    • Shamael is a tattoo artist who himself now sports Celtic crosses, screaming eagles, and death's heads.
    • Their members are easily spotted because their heads, necks and arms are often covered with elaborate tattoos bearing symbols of the three main gangs - ‘MS,’ ‘13,’ ‘18’ and dice, death's heads or daggers.
    • Seen in the Paris version of the show, these murky images of death's heads and Gothic windows affirmed a late Symbolist streak in Schad's work.
    • Lucy's delirium uncannily resembles Anna O.'s vision of a death's head in Studies on Hysteria.
    • It is easy to read the death's head in The Ambassadors purely as an exercise in negation, particularly since the anamorphosis so unsettles one's sense of reality.
    • Her visions not only disrupt memory, but her very sense of self: when she looks in the mirror she sees a death's head rather than her own reflection.
    • Elie identifies the soldiers by the emblem on their helmets, the death's head.
    • Strict regulations govern the disposal of toxic materials, and we should be alert to the slow passing, in dead of night, of trains with death's heads stencilled on their wagons.
    • A pirate flag with the president for a death's head went up in orange flames.
    • His first death's heads had geometric wings, a double row of teeth, a double triangular nose, and large blank eyes.
    • The lead tank had a death's head painted on the side.
    • Curious school children often turn to some small shops selling plastic toys shaped like a spiderman or death's head in which a tiny amplifier is installed.
    • Witches, black cats, death's head cut from a pumpkin, candles, masks, parties and pranks were used.