The first thing we are going to do before entering fully into the meaning of the term spring is to know its etymological origin. In this case, it must be emphasized that it derives from Latin, exactly from the participle “manans, manantis”, which can be translated as “que mana” and that it in turn comes from the verb “manare”. This is synonymous with “flow” and “flow”.

It is called spring to the place where the Water sprouts naturally between the stones or the earth. The spring, therefore, is a source of water that can be temporary or permanent.

Among the words that can function as synonyms for spring we can highlight supplier, pile, source, hontanar, venaje and even well.

SpringGenerally, a spring arises when rainwater infiltrates an area whose subsoil has impervious levels. This means that, at a certain point, the water cannot continue to penetrate and ends up leaving the surface.

When it emerges, the spring water can form a stream or a pond. If underground it comes into contact with igneous rocks, it heats up and appears as thermal water.

There are, on the other hand, the artificial springs that the human being creates when drilling at great depth. Due to the Pressure, the groundwater emerges.

The mineral water it has its origin in the springs. As it moves underground, the liquid acquires minerals that dissolve in it. These substances give it flavor and various properties. For this reason, the water obtained from a spring is marketed under the name of mineral water.

There are many springs around the world. However, among the best known for its length or beauty are some like these:
-Spring or Oasis of Chebika. It is located in Túñez and is also known as the Chewbaka oasis because scenes from the ‘Star Wars’ saga were filmed there.
-Bezoya Spring, which is located in Spain, specifically in the Sierra de Guadarrama Natural Park.
-Spring or Oasis of Ein Gedi, which is in Israel and is the most important of the entire Dead Sea. It stands out for its beauty and because the Judah tribe lives around it.

In a symbolic sense, the spring is called origin or to beginning Of something. For instance: “This premise was the source of different currents of thought”, “The document found by the journalist was the source of numerous legal complaints”, “This club is a source of stars: several of the players that make up the national team were formed here”.

In the same way, we cannot ignore that Manantial Folk is the name of a Spanish musical group that specializes in what is folk and in recovering the most traditional songs of folklore from the towns of the Sierra de Gredos. It dates back to the 1970s and has released a total of 24 albums.

Spring or Springs, finally, is the name of various Business and brands: Manantial editions, the hotel Springs Towers, the cemetery Spring and Radio Manantial, among other.