Translation of prawn in Spanish:


langostino, n.

Pronunciation /prɔn/ /prɔːn/

See Spanish definition of langostino


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    (large) langostino masculine
    (large) camarón masculine Latin America
    (medium) camarón masculine Latin America
    (medium) gamba feminine mainly Spain
    (medium) langostino masculine Southern Cone
    (small) camarón masculine
    (small) quisquilla feminine Spain
    • These included king crab, Phuket lobster, oysters, river prawns and yabbies.
    • I get confused between giant prawns, crayfish and langoustine, but these were gigantic.
    • I was drawn to the king prawn trilussa - prawns in a white wine and rosemary sauce served on a large bed of rice.
    • Take a torch with you, because within the crevices you'll find loads of prawns, shrimps and the odd lobster.
    • Over the years we have bought lobsters, prawns, crabs and scallops on the shore outside the house, direct from the boats that landed them.