Spanish words starting with W aren’t that common, to the point that the majority of Spanish W starting words you’ll come across are words that have been adopted from other languages such as English or German. However, as they have now been adopted into the Spanish language and are used in every day language we have included. Also don’t let this put you off learning the words. As many Spanish words that start with W come from a different origin, they’re most likely to be words you’ve already come across and will therefore be easy to learn more quickly.
Spanish Words Starting With W
Waffle iron – La Waflera
Wasabi – El Wasabi
Water polo player – Waterpolista
Whiskey – El Whiskey
Wifi – El Wifi
Wictionary – Wikcionario
Wikinews – Wikinoticias
Wok – El Wok
As you can see, Spanish words that start with a W aren’t all that common but hopefully we’ve managed to cover some interesting ones for you to add to your vocabulary.
Learning vocabulary by letter isn’t something we would recommend as you’re less likely to find ways to fit them into your daily practise. Obviously this may not be why you’re here, but many people work their way through vocabulary lists and memorise as much as possible. If this is the kind of technique you like to use then we would recommend learning words by frequency of use rather than by what letter they begin with. You may not have too much issue memorising Spanish words that start with a W, but you probably won’t get too much of a chance to use them which can cause them to fall out of your memory. Instead, it would be a better use of your time to interact with the vocabulary relative to your current level and use.
If you’re here just out of interest to see what Spanish words start with W then we hope we’ve managed to entertain you and to provide you with some new, interesting words (even if most of them are adopted from other languages).
If you think they’re more Spanish words that begin with a W that we’ve forgotten then please let us know in the comments below so we can add them to our list. Similarly, if there are Spanish colloquial words that start with W please let us know all about them.
Article: Spanish words starting with W
Suggested Article: Spanish words that start with an X