Translation of countryman in Spanish:

countryman

Pronunciation: /ˈkʌntrimən/

n (pl -men /-mən/)

  • 1.1 (compatriot) [literario/literary] compatriota (m) fellow countryman compatriota (m)
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    • The birds concerned were raised on a farm at Hillborough; a true countryman born and bred raised them.
    • Although she was born in the city, she had the countrywoman's knowledge of nature and she had an incredible selection of old cures and remedies passed on from her mother.
    • As a person who likes rustic charm, these fruits reminded me of countrymen who are ignorant of the ways of the world.
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    • When the war broke they flocked to help the South while their fellow countrymen flocked to the Northern armies.
    • Here, the exiled speaker asks a fellow countryman if the same pleasant breeze blows across the borders.
    • Many of us also have more in common with our fellow countrymen than with events in a far off country.
    1.2 (country dweller) campesino (m)

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Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more