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Spanish translation of “widow”

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widow

noun /ˈwidəu/
a woman whose husband is dead
viuda
My brother’s widow has married again.
widowed adjective in a state where your husband or wife has died.
viuda, enviudada
widower noun a man whose wife is dead.
viudo
Translations of “widow”
in Korean 미망인…
in Arabic أرْمَلة…
in French veuve…
in Italian vedova…
in Chinese (Traditional) 寡婦,孀婦,遺孀…
in Russian вдова, висячая строка…
in Turkish dul kadın…
in Polish wdowa, bękart…
in Portuguese viúva…
in German die Witwe…
in Catalan vídua…
in Japanese 未亡人…
in Chinese (Simplified) 寡妇,孀妇,遗孀…
(Definition of widow from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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