There are 2 translations of American in Spanish:

American1

Pronunciation: /əˈmerəkən; əˈmerɪkən/

adj

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Most first names in Spanish-speaking countries are those of saints. A person's santo, (also known as onomástico in Latin America and onomástica in Spain) is the saint's day of the saint that they are named for. Children were once usually named for the saint whose day they were born on, but this is less common now.

There are 2 translations of American in Spanish:

American2

n

  • 1.1 countable/numerable (from USA) estadounidense (mf), norteamericano, (m,f), americano, (m,f)
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    • 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)
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    • 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
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    • 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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Most first names in Spanish-speaking countries are those of saints. A person's santo, (also known as onomástico in Latin America and onomástica in Spain) is the saint's day of the saint that they are named for. Children were once usually named for the saint whose day they were born on, but this is less common now.