Useful vocabulary for buying furniture in Spain.

 

Furniture vocabulary is not an exact science; some words will vary according to the geographical area.  These are the words which I know work here, in Granada, but most of them will be correct in the whole of Spain.

 

Armchair - Sillón

Bathroom furniture - Muebles de baño

Bedroom Suite - Dormitorio

Bedside table - Mesita de noche

Bookcase - Librero

Bureau / Desk - Buró

Chair - Silla

Chest - Arcón or Arca

Chest of Drawers - Tall wide one - Cómoda
                         -  Low wide one - Comodín
                         - Tall narrow one - Sinfonier, Xifonier

Coat Stand . Percha de pié

Coffee Table - Mesa de Centro

Computer table - Mesa de Ordenador

Cover - Fúnda

Desk - Mesa de estudio

Display Cabinet - Vitrina

Divan  - Canapé

Door - Puerta

Drawer - Cajón

Dresser - Librería or Platero

Footboard - Piecéro

Garden Furniture - Muebles de Jardín

Headboard - Cabecero/Cabezál

Hook - Percha

Kitchen table - Mesa de cocina

Latex - Látex

Legs - Patas

Light fitting (ceiling)- Lampara (de techo)

Light fitting (wall) - aplique

Mattress - Colchón

Memory Foam - Viscoelastica

Mirror - Espejo

Pillow - Almohada

Reclining Armchair - Reláx or Sillón relax.

Rocking Chair - Balancín

Rustic style - Estilo rústico

Shelf unit - Estantería

Springs - Muelles

Without Springs - sin muelles

Shelf - Estante

Sideboard - Aparador

Slatted bed base - Somier de laminas

Sofa - Sofá (3 seater +2 seater = tres mas dos

Sofa-bed - Sofa cama

Stool - Taburete

TV Unit - Apilable

TV  table - Mesa televisión

Table - Mesa

Table for brazero (heater) - mesa de camilla

Cover for heater table - Enagua

Upholstered bed base - Base tapizada

Varnish - Barníz 

Wardrobe  2 door, 3 door, 4 door - Armario de dos puertas, tres puertas, cuatro puertas.

Waxed - Encerada

Wax - Cera