fraternal
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fraternal(
fruh
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tuhr
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nuhl
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (relating to fraternities)
a. fraternal
Steve joined a fraternal organization when he was in college.Steve se afilió a una organización fraternal cuando estaba en la universidad.
2. (relating to brothers)
a. fraternal
Frank and Bob had a wonderful fraternal relationship their entire lives.Frank y Bob tuvieron una relación fraternal maravillosa toda la vida.
b. fraterno
Mick and and his brother Grant had a strong fraternal bond.Mick y su hermano Grant tenían un fuerte vínculo fraterno.
3. (derived from two ova)
a. bivitelino
Ignacio and his sister Melissa are fraternal twins.Ignacio y su hermana Melissa son gemelos bivitelinos.
b.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Alfredo has straight hair and his fraternal twin has curly hair.Alfredo tiene el cabello lacio y su cuate lo tiene chino.
Most people can't believe that Montse and Caro are fraternal twins because Montse is much taller.La mayoría de la gente no puede creer que Montse y Caro sean cuatas porque Montse es mucha más alta.
4. (cordial)
a. fraternal
We shared an evening of camaraderie and fraternal warmth at the church meeting.Compartimos una noche de camaradería y cordialidad fraternal en la reunión de la iglesia.
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fraternal
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. fraterno(a), fraternal
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fraternal [frəˈtɜːnl]
adjective
fraterno
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
fraternal
Listen to an audio pronunciation
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fraternal(
frah
-
tehr
-
nahl
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (relating to brothers)
a. brotherly
Lo que siento por Enrique es un cariño fraternal.What I feel for Enrique is a brotherly love.
b. fraternal
No tengo sentimientos fraternales por mi hermano. No me importa si jamás vuelvo a hablar con él.I hold no fraternal feelings for my brother. I don't care if I ever speak to him again.
2. (cordial)
a. fraternal
Los dos países han mantenido relaciones fraternas durante décadas.The two countries have maintained fraternal relations for decades.
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fraternal
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. brotherly, fraternal
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
fraternal
adjective
brotherly; fraternal
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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fraternal twin
el mellizo
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