Translation of "merchant" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈmɜː·tʃənt/ us /ˈmɜr·tʃənt/

someone whose job is buying and selling goods, usually in large amounts

a wine/grain merchant

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


noun /ˈməːtʃənt/

a trader, especially wholesale, in goods of a particular kind

comerciante, mayorista
a timber/tea/wine merchant.
merchant marine/navy/service noun

the ships of a country that are employed in trading, and their crews

marina mercante
His son has joined the merchant navy.
merchant ship noun

a ship involved in trade.

barco mercante, buque mercante

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