Spanish Words That Rhyme

A good way to remember sounds and also expand your vocabulary in Spanish is by practicing your pronunciation with words that rhyme. Like learning a song or poem, it is a fun exercise that will likely have an earworm-like effect and be extremely beneficial for your learning process. Here are some of the easiest and most common Spanish words that rhyme.

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Asa/Aza-ending Words

There are tons of Spanish words that end with this particular sound, most of which are nouns. For example:

Casa

House

Tasa

Rate

Gasa

Gauze

Masa

Mass or dough

NASA

NASA

Grasa

Grease or fat

Escasa

Scarce

Taza

Mug or cup

Linaza

Linseed

Raza

Race

Mordaza

Gag

Terraza

Terrace or balcony

Mostaza

Mustard

Tenaza

Pliers or pincer

Una-ending Words

Most of them are also nouns. This is a very common Spanish sound.

Luna

Moon

Runa

Rune

Duna

Dune

Cuna

Baby crib

Fortuna

Fortune

Hambruna

Hunger

Ninguna

None

Alguna

Any

Oportuna

Timely

Vacuna

Vaccine

Montuna

Rugged

Aceituna

Olive

Oca-ending Words

If you read in Spanish very often there is a chance that you will find oca-ending words everywhere. Here are some examples:

Foca

Seal

Loca

Crazy

Poca

Little

Roca

Rock

Boca

Mouth

Coca

Coke

Toca

Touch

Moca

Mocha

Ana-ending Words

A set of very characteristic Spanish sounds. For instance:

Lana

Wool

Rana

Frog

Cana

Grey hair

Sana

Heal

Nana

Nanny

Gana

Win

Anciana

Old woman

Persiana

Blind or curtains

Ventana

Window

Manzana

Apple

Ato-ending Words

Lots of Spanish nouns, adjectives, and verb conjugations end in this sound. Here are some of them:

Pato

Duck

Gato

Cat

Rato

While

Grato

Pleasant

Dato

Facts

Hato

Herd or farm

Mato

Kill

Novato

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Igo-ending Words

The very common Spanish word amigo ‘‘friend’’ ends in this sound and so do many other words, including pronouns, verbs, and nouns. Take a look at this list:

Amigo

Friend

Consigo

With him or her

Persigo

Pursue or chase

Conmigo

With me

Sigo

Follow

Higo

Fig

Abrigo

Coat

Digo

Say

Ligo

Make out or flirt with

Ombligo

Belly button

Ado-ending Words

If you are learning adjectives in Spanish, you will get to see lots of words that end in this particular sound. Here are some of the most common ones:

Morado

Purple

Rosado

Pink

Cansado

Tired

Enojado

Angry

Atado

Tied up

Aliado

Ally

Armado

Armed

Pescado

Fish

Venado

Deer

Aterrado

scared

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Opa-ending Words

Another very common ending sound in Spanish is opa. For instance:

Ropa

Clothes

Copa

Glass

Sopa

Soup

Mopa

Moop

Tropa

Troop

Topa

Bump into

Ota-ending Words

This syllable-ending sound can be found in several words. Here are some examples:

Rota

Broken

Bota

Boot

Gota

Drop

Nota

Note

Vota

Vote

Cuota

Fee

There are, of course, tons of other Spanish words that rhyme. This list is for you to have fun while growing your vocabulary and practicing your Spanish oral skills. Make sure you practice these sounds as much as you can and you will see the difference. Isn’t rhyming fun?