There are 2 translations of brother in Spanish:

brother1

Pronunciation: /ˈbrʌðər; ˈbrʌðə(r)/

n

  • 1.1 (relative) hermano (masculine) do you have any brothers and sisters? ¿tienes hermanos? I do love you, but like a brother te quiero como a un hermano, nada más the Jones brothers [literary/literario], the brothers Jones los hermanos Jones
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    • To Tara's parents, brothers and sisters, relations and friends we offer our deepest sympathies and wish upon her the light of Heaven.
    • She is mourned by her son, daughters, brothers, sisters, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law relatives and friends.
    • Children are encouraged to attend with parents, brothers, sisters, relatives and pets to direct their own family portrait.
    1.2 (male comrade) compañero (masculine)
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    • Others were from rugby teammates, fraternity brothers, business associates, and boyfriends.
    • I would like to remind my fellow brothers and sisters in the ANC that their primary objective should be service delivery and the eradication of poverty.
    • I now know that my fellow brothers and sisters, the lawyers of New Zealand, will be in a position to practise in front of the highest court of our country.
    1.3 (as form of address/como título de cortesía) (American English/inglés norteamericano) [colloquial/familiar], hermano [colloquial/familiar], tío (Spain/España) [colloquial/familiar], mano (Latin America except Southern Cone/América Latina excepto Cono Sur) [colloquial/familiar]
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    • Almost overnight, brothers shifted from Black Power chic to gangster buffoon.
    • I'm only picking on the brothers who wear the bling because of hip-hop's wide-reaching and conspicuous influence.
    • We didn't connect like the brothers would here.
    1.4 [Religion/Religión] hermano (masculine)
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    • My desire is that Protestants would see me as a friend and a brother in Christ.
    • Brothers in Christ means white brothers in Christ in many cases.
    • But I ask you as a brother in Christ to cease attacking my character and my mental stability.
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    • He had become a brother in the Carmelite order right after he had gotten out of high school.
    • The order also has 400 brothers and about 1,000 lay members.
    • The other prison, the Curragh, in Co Kildare, takes offenders who are priests and religious brothers.

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There are 2 translations of brother in Spanish:

brother2

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  • (American English/inglés norteamericano) [colloquial/familiar] (oh) brother! ¡Dios mío!

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Word of the day amnistiar
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Cultural fact of the day

Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.