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Spanish translation of “found”

found

verb /faund/
to start or establish
fundar
The school was founded by the king.
(with on/upon) to base on
basar
The story was founded upon fact.
foundation noun the act of founding
fundación
the foundation of a new university.
the base on which something is built
fundamento, base
First they laid the foundations, then they built the walls.
an amount of money to be used for a special purpose or the organization that manages it
fundación
The British Foundation for Cancer Research.
founder noun a person who founds a school, college, organization etc
fundador
We are commemorating the founder of the school.
founding noun
fundación
The founding of the organization took place a long time ago.
founding father noun the first or one of the first founders of an organization, a school of thought etc
fundador, padre
Freud was the founding father of psychoanalysis.
The Founding Fathers of the United States of America were the people who drew up its constitution.
los Padres de la Constitución Americana
(Definition of found from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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