Translation of "martial" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈmɑː·ʃəl/ us /ˈmɑr·ʃəl/

relating to soldiers, war, or life in the armed forces

marcial, castrense
martial law

(Translation of “martial” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /ˈmaːʃəl/

warlike or fond of fighting

a martial nation.

belonging to or suitable for war

martial music.
martial art noun

(usually martial arts) a traditional way of fighting in sports such as judo or karate.

artes marciales
martial law noun

the ruling of a country by the army in time of war or great national emergency, when ordinary law does not apply

ley marcial
The country is now under martial law.

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