Parent in Spanish | English to Spanish Translation
usage note
When talking about more than one parent, the masculine plural "padres" is used in Spanish.
parent
noun
1. (family)
a. el padre  (M)
Being a parent is the hardest thing I have ever done.Ser padre es la cosa más difícil que he hecho.
If you fail the test, it must be signed by a parent.Si no aprueban el examen, tiene que firmarlo uno de sus padres.
b. la madre  (F)
I don't want people to judge me as a bad parent.No quiero que la gente me tache de mala madre.
adjective
2. (main)
a. principal 
The parent company headquarters are located in Madrid.La sede central de la compañía principal se sitúa en Madrid.
parent
[ˈpeərənt]
noun
1. padre (m) (father); madre (f) (mother)
  • parentspadres mpl
  • parent companyempresa (f) matriz
  • parent-teacher association= asociación de padres de alumnos y profesores, APA (f)
parent [ˈpɛərənt]
noun
padre (m)/madre (f);parents padres (m);
adjective
the parent plant la planta madre
modifier
parent company (n) casa (f) matriz
parent teacher association (n) asociación (f) de padres de familia y profesores
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