Showing results for edecán. Search instead for el edecán.
edecán
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
el edecán, la edecana(
eh
-
deh
-
kahn
)
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).
1. (military)
a. aide-de-camp
El edecán cabalgaba junto al general.The aide-de-camp rode beside the general.
2. (escort)
a. attendant
El príncipe bajó del coche, seguido de sus edecanes.The prince descended the car, followed by his attendants.
3. (assistant)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. attendant
El edecán le ordenó al operador de video que pusiera la presentación.The assistant ordered the video operator to run the presentation.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
edecán
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (en congreso)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. conference usher
2. (acompañante)
a. escort
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
edecán
1 aide-de-camp
2 (México) assistant
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the new Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
  • Fun and interactive
  • Highly effective
  • Easy to use
  • Works on any device
Start Learning