Translation of Mafia in Spanish:

Mafia

Pronunciation: /ˈmɑːfiə; ˈmæ-; ˈmæfiə/

n

  • Mafia (feminine) (before noun/delante del nombre) a Mafia boss un capo de la Mafia
    More example sentences
    • Where Mafia and drug barons rule, investigators of any kind become targets.
    • Under Italian criminal law it is a criminal offence to be a member of the Mafia.
    • Women in the Mafia have been documented as a rising trend in Italy's criminal underworld.

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