concejal

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Usage note
The femenine form of "concejal" can also be "concejal."
el concejal, la concejala(
kohn
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seh
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hahl
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This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
masculine or feminine noun
1. (politics)
a. city councilor
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
El nuevo alcalde y los concejales posaron para una fotografía para el periódico.The new mayor and the city councilors took a picture for the newspaper.
b. city councillor (United Kingdom)
Los concejales están en una reunión con el gobernador de la provincia en el ayuntamiento.The city councillors and the governor of the province are having a meeting at the town hall.
c. town councilor
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
El concejal Pacífico se postulará a alcalde el año que viene.Town councilor Pacifico will run for mayor next year.
d. town councillor (United Kingdom)
Los concejales votaron en contra de la reforma tributaria.The town councillors voted against the tax reform.
e. councilman (masculine)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Mi tío es concejal de la ciudad de Puebla.My uncle is councilman for the city of Puebla.
f. councilwoman (feminine)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Las concejalas se quejaron del machismo que existe en la municipalidad.Councilwomen complained about misogyny at city hall.
g. city councilman (masculine)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
El concejal Hernán Pelizzari está involucrado en el escándalo del soborno.City councilman Hernan Pelizzari is involved in the bribery scandal.
h. town councilman (masculine)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Una secretaria del ayuntamiento denunció a un concejal por abuso sexual.A secretary at the city hall sued a town councilman for sexual harassment.
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concejal
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. (town) councilor
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concejala concejala
town o city councillor; town o city councilman/councilwoman; (EEUU)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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