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usage note
This word may also be spelled “amongst.”
among
preposition
1. (in midst of)
a. entre
He has been among the very best employees in the company for many years.Él ha estado entre los mejores empleados de la empresa por varios años.
There was a small clearing among the trees in the forest.Hubo un pequeño claro entre los árboles en el bosque.
2. (with each other)
a. entre
I don't like to see you fighting among yourselves.No me gusta verlos pelear entre sí mismos.
among amongst
[əˈmʌŋ], [əˈmʌŋst]
preposition
1. entre
  • we are among amongst friends estamos entre amigos
  • among amongst the best entre los mejores
  • among amongst other things entre otras cosas
  • they quarrel among amongst themselves se pelean entre ellos
  • the money was divided among amongst them se repartió el dinero entre ellos
among [əˈmʌŋ]
amongst [əˈmʌŋst]
preposition
entre; en medio de
from among de entre; among the Yanomami it is deemed a virtue entre los yanomami se considera una virtud; he is among those who ... es de los que ...; it is not among the names I have no figura entre los nombres que tengo; this is among the possibilities esa es una de las posibilidades; they quarrelled among themselves riñeron entre sí; one can say that among friends eso se puede decir entre amigos; share it among yourselves repartíoslo entre vosotros
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