Translation of inherit in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ɪnˈherət; ɪnˈherɪt/


  • to inherit sth (from sb/sth) heredar algo (de algn/algo) from their father they inherited nothing but debts de su padre no heredaron más que deudas
    More example sentences
    • Often properties are inherited by several heirs.
    • All other property is inherited equally among all heirs from both parents.
    • This allows you to decide exactly which people will inherit any money, property or other assets when you die.

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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.