There are 2 translations of illiterate in Spanish:

illiterate1

Pronunciation: /ɪˈlɪtərət/

adj

  • 1.1 (unable to read or write) analfabeto
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    • In Uganda, among those aged fifteen years and over, about 50 percent are illiterate (unable to read or write).
    • Children were not allowed to attend public schools and many were illiterate; reading and writing being ‘unnatural’ technologies that would corrupt the children.
    • In addition, many South Africans were illiterate, and unable to read news reports of proceedings.
    1.2 (ignorant) musically/scientifically illiterate lego en música/en materia científica technologically illiterate managers directores sin conocimientos de tecnología 1.3 (linguistically incompetent) [person] ignorante, analfabeto; [letter] lleno de faltas

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Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.

There are 2 translations of illiterate in Spanish:

illiterate2

n

  • analfabeto, -ta (m,f)

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Word of the day rigor
m
rigor (US), rigour (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.