Translation of occupant in Spanish:

occupant

Pronunciation: /ˈɑːkjəpənt; ˈɒkjʊpənt/

n

  • (of house, building) ocupante (mf); (tenant) inquilino, (m,f); (of room, vehicle) ocupante (mf); (of office, post) titular (mf) Occupant (on letter) (American English/inglés norteamericano) al ocupante de la vivienda
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    • Another factor of cardinal importance in protecting building occupants is debris mitigation.
    • Several ships tracked the pod, fearing that its sole occupant was escaping.
    • Mr Melvin was the sole occupant of the car, and no other vehicles were involved.
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    • The main concern of the Australian Republican Movement has always been with the Office of Governor-General rather than any one occupant of the position.
    • One newspaper said yesterday that they were proof that he is ‘one of the most reactionary occupants of his office in modern times’.
    • Over the years, Larry's show has become a favorite forum for would-be occupants of the Oval Office.

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Most first names in Spanish-speaking countries are those of saints. A person's santo, (also known as onomástico in Latin America and onomástica in Spain) is the saint's day of the saint that they are named for. Children were once usually named for the saint whose day they were born on, but this is less common now.