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Translation of "brother" - English-Spanish dictionary

brother

noun   /ˈbrʌð·ər/
A1 a boy or man who has the same parents as you hermano an older/younger brother my little brother (= younger brother) my big brother (= older brother)
(Definition of brother from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

brother

noun /ˈbraðə/
the title given to a male child to describe his relationship to the other children of his parents hermano I have two older brothers.
a fellow member of any group (also adjective) compañero brother officers.
(plural also brethren /ˈbreθrən/) a member of a religious group hermano The brothers of the order prayed together The brethren met daily.
brotherhood noun
the state of being a brother fraternidad the ties of brotherhood.
an association of men for a certain purpose hermandad The Brotherhood of Steel Workers.
brotherly adjective
showing good feelings, such as affection and kindness, that are expected from a brother Fraternal Let me give you a piece of brotherly advice.
brother-in-law noun ( plural brothers-in-law)
the brother of one’s husband or wife. cuñado
the husband of one’s sister. cuñado
(Definition of brother from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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