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American English: /əˈtərn(ə)l/
British English: /ɪˈtəːn(ə)l/
, /iːˈtəːn(ə)l/

Translation of eternal in Spanish:


  • 1 (lasting forever)
    a prayer for her eternal rest the Eternal city
    la Ciudad Eterna
    Example sentences
    • Then the soul is sent either to heaven to enjoy the fruits of a decent life or condemned to eternal hell and damnation forever.
    • And what are the words to this spell that confers eternal youth and an infinite capacity for self-renewal?
    • The idea of an omniscient, eternal, and infinite being, for example, could not be like anything the senses encountered.
  • 2
    Example sentences
    • The loss of objectivity leads us to question the existence of eternal or perennial truths.
    • We can sometimes forget in the modern era that some eternal truths remain unchanged; rugby is a game for hard men and hard-nosed men.
    • History was endlessly revised to make the present look like a confirmation of eternal, unchanging truths.
  • 3 [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • Or are Americans simply this world's eternal optimists?
    • I'm an eternal cautious optimist though, and I can't be what I'm not.
    • This is something you see very rarely in football and you would have to be the most eternal optimist to think 3-0 down was a platform for victory.
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