- 1.1 (of country) ciudadano, (masculine, feminine)More example sentences1.2 (of town, city) the citizens of Cuenca los habitantes or vecinos de Cuenca, los conquenses (before noun/delante del nombre) citizen participation participación (feminine) ciudadana
- Every citizen of the nation enjoys the cultural legacy afforded by song.
- It is a display of loyalty and passion of a nation's citizens in its uniting icon: the flag.
- One of the key points is that we have to respond as citizens rather than consumers.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.