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missionary
American English: /ˈmɪʃəˌnɛri/
British English: /ˈmɪʃ(ə)n(ə)ri/

Translation of missionary in Spanish:

noun

  • misionero, (-ra) (masculine, feminine)
    he is a medical missionary
    es médico misionero
    Example sentences
    • Yet how many Christians today give even a tenth to support pastors, evangelists and missionaries?
    • During the seventeenth century, French Jesuit missionaries converted many of the Iroquois to Catholicism.
    • American Protestant missionaries arrived in Korea in the nineteenth century.

adjective

  • missionary zeal
    celo (masculine) apostólico
    the missionary position
    la postura del misionero
    Example sentences
    • For some there was religious missionary zeal in helping those who were less fortunate.
    • There is a direct connection between the presence of missionary zeal in members and their regular presence in worship.
    • Theorizing about biblical translation was often undertaken and emerged within the framework of missionary practice.

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