Translation of nation in Spanish:

nation

Pronunciation: /ˈneɪʃn/

n

  • 1.1 (people) nación (feminine) the British nation los británicos, la nación británica 1.2 (country) (especially American English/especialmente inglés norteamericano) nación (feminine)
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    • We cannot allow ourselves to be dependent on other nations, history has taught us that.
    • The sooner we can distance ourselves from these artificial things known as nations the better.
    • We are after all talking about the richest, most powerful nation on Earth.

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In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.