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American English: /θərd/
British English: /θəːd/

Translation of third in Spanish:


The usual translation of third, tercero, becomes tercer when it precedes a masculine singular noun.
  • the third duke of Camberwick
    el tercer duque de Camberwick
    was there a third person present?
    ¿había un tercero presente?
    Harvey Brown III (American English) (léase: Harvey Brown the Third)
    Harvey Brown III
    (read as: Harvey Brown tercero)
    the Third Age third time lucky
    a la tercera va la vencida
    la tercera es la vencida
    see also fifth 1


  • 1.1 (in position, time, order)
    en tercer lugar
    1.2 (thirdly)
    en tercer lugar
    1.3 (with superl) See examples: the third highest mountain
    la montaña que ocupa el tercer lugar en altura
    la tercera montaña en altura
    see also fifth 2


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  • 3 (British English) (Univ)
    (cuarta nota de la escala de calificaciones de un título universitario)

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    In some parts of Spain, the name given to a weekly open-air flea market where all kinds of items are sold is a rastro. The name El Rastro as such refers to a very big market of this type held in Madrid at weekends.