There are 2 translations of American in Spanish:

American1

Pronunciation: /əˈmerəkən; əˈmerɪkən/

adj

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The Basque autonomous police force is called Ertzaintza. Its members, called ertzainas, wear a uniform of red sweaters and berets, and white jackets. Despite the Ertzaintza's wide range of responsibilities, the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional still operate in the Basque Country.

There are 2 translations of American in Spanish:

American2

n

  • 1.1 countable/numerable (from USA) estadounidense (mf), norteamericano, (m,f), americano, (m,f)
    More example sentences
    • Scott Boehnen, 33, an American, became a citizen after living in Britain for six years.
    • He is an American by citizenship and by his sworn allegiance to the laws of this land as a U.S. senator.
    • My guess would would be they're a lot more likely to have passports than native born Americans.
    1.2 countable/numerable (from continent) americano, (masculine, feminine)
    More example sentences
    • While I am not Jewish, I went through a similar process as an American from the South.
    • This is not a political question, it's a feeling as an American for other Americans.
    • The people who taught me the most about what it means to be American are African Americans.
    1.3 uncountable/no numerable (American English) [colloquial/familiar] inglés (masculine) americano
    More example sentences
    • It's nice, though, that the majority of accents I hear around me are not English or American.
    • His first stop was Los Angeles English School for a year where he learned to speak perfect American!
    • The only drawback is that the software is available only in English and the accent is British or American.

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The Basque autonomous police force is called Ertzaintza. Its members, called ertzainas, wear a uniform of red sweaters and berets, and white jackets. Despite the Ertzaintza's wide range of responsibilities, the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional still operate in the Basque Country.