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"Oldest brother" is a phrase which is often translated as "hermano mayor", and "the youngest" is a phrase which is often translated as "el menor". Learn more about the difference between "oldest brother" and "the youngest" below.
oldest brother
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (general)
a. hermano mayor
I have two brothers. My oldest brother, Peter, is 26; then comes Phil, 24; and finally me, 21.Tengo dos hermanos. My hermano mayor, Peter, tiene 26 años; después viene Phil, de 24, y por último yo, de 21.
b. mayor de los hermanos
Frank had three brothers, but his oldest brother died in a car accident.Frank tenía tres hermanos, pero el mayor de los hermanos murió en un accidente automovilístico.
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the youngest
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (general)
a. el menor
I am the youngest in my family.Soy el menor de mi familia.
b. el más pequeño
The youngest students in class are all friends with each other.Los estudiantes más pequeños de la clase son todos amigos.
c. el más joven
I was the youngest mayor of the city.Era el alcalde más joven de la ciudad.
d. el más chico
This is the youngest of the family, Miguel.Este es el más chico de la familia, Miguel.
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