had deserved
-había merecido
Past perfectconjugation ofdeserve. There are other translations for this conjugation.


I was born in a country that was divided, and that was overjoyed when it managed to restore its unity: and rightly so, as Germany had deserved it.
Nací en un país dividido, que estalló de alegría cuando consiguió restaurar su unidad; y con razón, porque Alemania se lo merecía.
The electoral law was followed by a new press law, by which the revolutionary newspaper press was entirely suppressed.[104] It had deserved its fate.
A la ley electoral le siguió una nueva ley de prensa, con la que quedaba suprimida de raíz toda la prensa diaria revolucionaria. Era la suerte que se había merecido.
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