There are 2 translations of minister in Spanish:

minister1

Pronunciation: /ˈmɪnəstər; ˈmɪnɪstə(r)/

n

  • 1 [Religion/Religión] pastor, (masculine, feminine)
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    • First we say that Justice Bleby incorrectly formulated the test for an intention to create legal relations in the context of a church and a minister of religion.
    • This is a most refreshing new look at the book of Ecclesiastes, by the minister of Ravesby Presbyterian Church, Sydney.
    • Dr. Gentry is an ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church in America.
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    • The act provided exemptions to men with certain disabilities, ministers of religious orders, theological students, and conscientious objectors.
  • 2 [Politics/Política] ministro, (m,f), secretario, (m,f) (Mexico/México) (as form of address/como título de cortesía) if I may, minister, … si el señor ministro/la señora ministra me permite, … Minister of Agriculture (in (United Kingdom/el Reino Unido) ) ministro, (m,f) de Agricultura, Secretario, (m,f) de Agricultura (Mexico/México)
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    • The decision not to send a message of support this year brought private criticism from ministers and backbench MSPs.
    • It seems to me that the way modern politics works, the Prime Minister of the day is very reliant on his ministers and backbench for policy support.
    • Usually when a minister's backbench committee opposes or has serious concerns about a plan, it triggers a rethink.

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Word of the day desesperado
adj
desperate …
Cultural fact of the day

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.

There are 2 translations of minister in Spanish:

minister2

vi

  • to minister to sb cuidar de algn, atender* a algn minister to the needs of the elderly ocuparse de or atender* a las necesidades de los ancianos, velar por los ancianos a ministering angel [literary/literario] un ángel del Señor or de bondad
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    • There may also be room for optional characters, like a Horse Doctor to minister to Old Ball, or a supernumerary mummer who will be called Patsie.
    • I spend a lot of time attending and ministering to others while no one particularly cares about my needs (emotionally or otherwise)
    • I can pretty much say that every continent I've heard from, from people that he's ministered to, people that don't know him.

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Word of the day desesperado
adj
desperate …
Cultural fact of the day

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.