Translation of governor in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈgʌvənər; ˈgʌvənə(r)/


  • 1 (of state, province, colony) gobernador, -dora (m,f)
  • 2 (of institution) prison governor (BrE) director, -tora (m,f)( de una cárcel) school governor (BrE) miembro de un consejo escolar a board of governors un consejo directivo

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