There are 2 translations of summons in Spanish:

summons1

Pronunciation: /ˈsʌmənz/

n (plural -monses)

  • 1.1 [Law/Derecho] citación (f), citatorio (m) (Mexico/México) to issue a summons despachar una citación or (Mexico/México) un citatorio to serve a summons on sb entregarle* una citación or (Mexico/México) un citatorio a algn
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    • He then failed to answer a summons from the examining magistrate, and a warrant for his arrest was issued on 28th January 1997.
    • It includes the originating summons and the writ of habeas corpus that were filed in that court and/or the evidentiary material before that court.
    • However, the court did lose jurisdiction over the person and it could only regain that jurisdiction by re-issuing a summons to the defendant to appear.
    1.2 (call) I got a summons from my boss me llamó el jefe 1.3 (for help etc) llamamiento (m), llamado (m) (Latin America/América Latina)
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    • This wasn't a friendly knock; it was an urgent summons.
    • The Raja's envoy, Hari Chand, who reached Kiratpur on the Baisakhi day of 1661, presented the royal summons.
    • So that was what the urgent summons had been about.

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Cultural fact of the day

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.

There are 2 translations of summons in Spanish:

summons2

vt

  • [Law/Derecho] citar, emplazar*
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    • He was summonsed over articles that appeared in Australia and PNG in January expressing concerns over rising crime and the security of his family in PNG.
    • Only one in five of those drivers was subsequently summonsed to appear in court.
    • Another woman was also summonsed for assisting the first defendant.

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Word of the day torta
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Cultural fact of the day

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.