Translation of mayor in Spanish:
- alcalde, (-desa) (masculine, feminine)Example sentences
- After retirement she was town councillor and deputy mayor and was a member of many local societies.
- There were several cases where market towns had entered having mayors and town councils.
- Protesters voted to stay sitting there until the town's Liberal Democrat mayor came to see us.
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