There are 2 translations of chair in Spanish:

chair1

Pronunciation: /tʃer; tʃeə(r)/

n

  • 1 1.1 (seat) silla (f)
    (armchair)
    ; sillón (m) , butaca (f) (esp Esp) dentist's chair sillón or silla de dentista sit on/in that chair siéntate en esa silla/ese sillón have o take a chair please siéntese or tome asiento por favor
    1.2
    (electric chair)
    (AmE) [colloquial/familiar], silla (f) eléctrica he got sent to the chair lo mandaron a la silla eléctrica
  • 2 2.1 (at university) cátedra (f) 2.2 (in meeting) presidencia (f) to be in/take the chair presidir comments must be made through the chair los comentarios deben hacerse a través de la presidencia 2.3 (person) presidente, -ta (m,f)

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There are 2 translations of chair in Spanish:

chair2

vt

  • 1.1 [meeting/committee] presidir 1.2 (carry) (BrE) llevar en or (Esp) a hombros he was chaired from the stadium by his fans sus fans lo sacaron en or (Esp) a hombros del estadio

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The name of the autonomous governments of Catalonia and Valencia is generalitat. A great deal of power has now been transferred to them from central government. The medieval term generalitat was revived in 1932, when Catalonia voted for its own devolved government. After the Civil War, it was abolished by Franco but was restored in 1978, with the establishment of comunidades autónomascomunidad autónoma. The Valencian Generalitat is keen to preserve the traditions of the region from Catalan influence.