usage note
"Condolence" is commonly used in the plural form.
condolence
noun
1. (sympathy) 
a. la condolencia (F) 
I appreciate your words of condolence and comfort at such a difficult time for us.Agradezco sus palabras de condolencia y consuelo en momentos tan difíciles para nosotros.
condolences
plural noun
2. (sympathy) 
a. el pésame (M) 
I would like to express my deep condolences to the families of the victims.Quiero expresar mi más sentido pésame a las familias de las víctimas.
b. las condolencias (F) 
We sent our condolences to the widower as soon as we heard of her death.Enviamos nuestras condolencias al viudo tan pronto como supimos de su muerte.
condolences
[kənˈdəʊlənsɪz]
plural noun
1. pésame (m)
  • to offer somebody one's condolences dar el pésame a alguien
condolence [kənˈdəʊləns]
noun
(usu pl) pésame (m)
to send one's condolences dar el pésame; please accept my condolences le acompaño en el sentimiento
message/letter of condolence book of condolence(s)
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