Translation of famine in Spanish:

famine

Pronunciation: /ˈfæmən; ˈfæmɪn/

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  • hambruna (f), hambre (f‡) there's a famine of good novels this year hay una verdadera escasez de buenas novelas este año (before n) famine relief asistencia (f) a las víctimas de la hambruna or del hambre
    More example sentences
    • But there is no doubt that the number of deaths from famine and from the results of malnutrition were at least of the order associated with the great famines of the past.
    • For example, warring factions often induce drought and famine through the use of scorched-earth tactics.
    • A poorly thought out redistribution policy could result in famine and disaster similar to what has happened in Zimbabwe.

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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