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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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 madeja
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hank …
Cultural fact of the day

The CAP (Curso de Adaptación Pedagógica) is a course taken in Spain by graduates with degrees in subjects other than education, who want to teach at secondary level. Students take a CAP in a particular subject, such as mathematics, literature, etc.