Translation of betroth in Spanish:
- [formal]her father betrothed her to a rich merchantprometer en matrimonio [formal]to be betrothd to somebodysu padre la prometió en matrimonio a un rico mercaderser el prometido/la prometida de alguienestar comprometido con alguien (Latin America)Example sentences
- The circumstances of his early life are obscure, but we know that in 1277 he was formally betrothed to his future wife, Gemma Donati, and that in 1289 he took part in military operations against Arezzo and Pisa.
- In 1428 James I's daughter was betrothed to the dauphin, and Scots in the French army helped enable the success of Jeanne, and the subsequent expulsion of the English, completed in 1453.
- But you'll have to wait till I'm betrothed to start roaming around on our trip around Angkora!
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