Translation of "brother" - English-Spanish dictionary

brother

noun uk /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)

(Translation 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

(Translation of “brother” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)