Translation of claimant in Spanish:

claimant

Pronunciation: /ˈkleɪmənt/

n

  • 1.1 [Social Administration/Servicios Sociales] solicitante (masculine and feminine) 1.2 (to throne) pretendiente, (masculine, feminine)
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    • The claimants and the defendants produced differing translations of the clause.
    • Both the claimants and the defendants are in business for the purpose of making a profit.
    • I must do the best I can to be fair to both the claimant and the defendant on the evidence that is before me.

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In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.