Dictionary source: Spanish English Learner's Dictionary
Spanish to English translation of siesta (n.) = nap ; kip. Ex: A small, but growing, number of employers are allowing workplace naps; some are actively encouraging this little reprieve from consciousness. Ex: They swam in the shallow waters and had a kip in the shadows cast by the trees along the riverbank, waiting for the heat to dissipate. ---- * dormir una siesta = nap ; napping ; kip ; take + a nap. * echarse una siesta = take + a nap ; nap ; napping. * siesta corta = power nap ; catnap.