There are 2 translations of mother in Spanish:

mother1

Pronunciation: /ˈmʌðər; ˈmʌðə(r)/

n

  • madre (f); (as form of address) madre [anticuado/dated], mamá; (to nun) madre an expectant mother una mujer embarazada, una futura madre or mamá an unmarried mother una madre soltera mother of three killed in a blast [journalese/lenguaje periodístico] madre de familia muere en una explosión she was a second mother to me fue como una segunda madre para mí he's a mother's boy es un niño or un nene de mamá [familiar/colloquial] they all died, every mother's son (of them) se murieron absolutamente todos some mothers do have them (BrE) [set phrase] ¡hay cada idiota suelto por el mundo! shall I be mother? (BrE) [set phrase] ¿sirvo yo? (before n) mother country madre patria (f) mother figure figura (f) materna or de la madre mother love amor (m) de (la) madre mother plane/ship avión (m)/buque (m) nodriza
    More example sentences
    • ‘Mother,’ said the conductor, ‘do you want to go to Denver?’
    More example sentences
    • Sr. Elizabeth Ann Eckert is the new reverend mother of the Anglican Sisterhood of St. John the Divine, succeeding Sr. Constance Joanna Gefvert.
    • Mother Aquinas faced the decision with great courage and tact.

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The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.

There are 2 translations of mother in Spanish:

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.