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Potatoes in Spanish 🇪🇸

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How to say “potatoes” in Spanish? “Papas”. Here you will learn how to pronounce “papas” correctly and in the comments below you will be able to get all sorts of advice on potatoes in Spanish like tips & tricks to remember it, questions, explanations and more.

Spanish Sentences with the Word “Potatoes”

Spanish sentence with “papas” English translation for papas S

Esas papas saben increíble

Those potatoes taste amazing

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Normal speech: pah-pahs
IPA: /’papas/

8 months ago


My papa loves his papas. Papas = potatoes

9 months ago

do not confuse with

“Papa” means “father” in Spanish, so be careful not to confuse the two words.

9 months ago

variations by country

In some countries, such as Argentina and Uruguay, “papas” is also used to refer to French fries.

9 months ago

cultural referece

In Peru, potatoes are so important that they have a National Potato Day, celebrated on May 30th.

9 months ago


“Pelar las papas” is a common idiom that means to do a job or task that is difficult or unpleasant.

9 months ago


The word “papas” comes from the Quechua language, spoken in the Andes region of South America, where the potato originated.

9 months ago

papas info.

Tips to remember the word “papas”:
– Associate “papas” with “papas fritas,” which is a common dish – French fries.
– Remember the phrase “Papa es el papá de las papas,” which means “Potato is the father of potatoes,” playing with the double meaning in Spanish for “papa” (potato) and “papá” (father).
– Think of the English word “papa,” as in a term for father, but in Spanish, this “papa” is something you can eat.

– “Papas” is the plural form of “papa,” which is the Spanish word for potatoes.

Other words that mean the same thing:
– “Patatas” is another word used for potatoes in certain Spanish-speaking regions, like Spain.

Alternate meanings like slang:
– “Papa” can also mean “Pope” in Spanish.
– “Papá” means “dad” or “father.”
– In some countries, “papa” can be used informally to refer to an easy task (e.g., “Esto es papa” meaning “This is easy”).

Examples of sentences that use “papas”:
– “Hoy quiero comer papas al horno” (Today I want to eat baked potatoes).
– “Las papas son un ingrediente fundamental en la cocina peruana” (Potatoes are a fundamental ingredient in Peruvian cuisine).
– “Nos sirvieron unas papas fritas muy crujientes” (They served us some very crispy French fries).
– “¿Puedes comprar papas en el supermercado?” (Can you buy potatoes at the supermarket?).

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