Spanish translation of “hero”
hero noun /ˈhiərəu/ (plural heroes, feminine heroine /ˈherouin/)
› a man or boy admired (by many people) for his brave deeds
The boy was regarded as a hero for saving his friend’s life. › the chief male person in a story, play etc
The hero of this book is a young American boy called Tom Sawyer. heroic /hiˈrəuik/ adjective › very brave
heroic deeds. › of heroes
heroic tales. heroically adverb ›
He heroically rescued the little girl from the burning building. heroism /ˈherəuizm/ noun › great bravery
The policeman was given a medal in recognition of his heroism. hero-worship noun › very great, sometimes too great, admiration for a person.
culto a los héroes
the heroine (not heroin) of the story.