Spanish Dictionary

Translation of penitencia

la penitencia the penance

Translation by Vocabulix

Sample sentences:
El sacerdote le dijo que tenía que decir muchas oraciones de penitencia por sus pecados.

The priest told him to say many prayers in penance for his sins.

I fell asleep but woke up in the middle of the night. My stomach turned upside down and I could not hold myself anymore. I needed to vomit and ran to the bathroom. This occurred three times.
I also made a reservation for a daytrip in the nearby mountains. We went in the early morning and met again near the Huanchan road, close to the office. A ten-seater picked us up and we left.
El calafate airport was a mess. The airport was as big as a hotel lobby, but packed with people and all the luggage came at the same time in the same place. An officer checked the baggage receipt to avoid theft.