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mayor

[mɛǝ(r)]

N alcalde m , alcaldesa f , intendente mf (S. Cone, Mex), regente mf (Mex)

Examples from texts

I told the driver to leave the mayor at home and then return to the station.
Le dije al chofer que lo dejara en su casa y que luego volviera a la estación.
Bolano, Roberto / 2666Bolano, Roberto / 2666
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© 2004 por herederos de Roberto Bolaño
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Bolano, Roberto
© 2004 by the heirs of Roberto Bolaño
© 2008 by Natasha Wimmer
The important thing is not to stir up any shit, said the mayor.
De lo que se trata es de no moverle al cucarachero, dijo el presidente municipal.
Bolano, Roberto / 2666Bolano, Roberto / 2666
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Bolano, Roberto
© 2004 por herederos de Roberto Bolaño
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Bolano, Roberto
© 2004 by the heirs of Roberto Bolaño
© 2008 by Natasha Wimmer
Sounds logical, said the mayor.
Suena lógico, dijo el presidente municipal.
Bolano, Roberto / 2666Bolano, Roberto / 2666
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© 2004 por herederos de Roberto Bolaño
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Bolano, Roberto
© 2004 by the heirs of Roberto Bolaño
© 2008 by Natasha Wimmer
The Mayor then gave me a tour of the Church of the Nativity before hosting a luncheon in my honour.
Luego me acompañó en una visita a la Iglesia de la Natividad, antes de ofrecer un almuerzo en mi honor.
© 2010 Naciones Unidas
© United Nations 2010
He sat with Ackroyd on gray metal chairs as Mayor Seaton quieted the crowd.
Se sentó con Ackroyd en sillas de metal gris mientras la alcaldesa Seaton aplacaba a la multitud.
Simmons, Dan / Phases of GravitySimmons, Dan / Fases de Gravedad
Fases de Gravedad
Simmons, Dan
© 1991 Ediciones В S.A.
© 1989 by Dan Simmons
Phases of Gravity
Simmons, Dan
© 1989, 2001 by Dan Simmons
He skidded onto Michelle Tanner’s street just as the radio announcer was explaining that Mayor Rutledge was canceling Halloween because of the snow, which was expected to keep falling throughout the day.
Entró en la bocacalle de Michelle Tanner justo cuando el locutor explicaba que el alcalde Rutledge había suspendido la celebración de Halloween a causa de la nieve, que seguiría cayendo todo el día.
Kava, Alex / A Perfect EvilKava, Alex / Bajo Sospecha
Bajo Sospecha
Kava, Alex
A Perfect Evil
Kava, Alex
© S.M. Kava 2000
The certificate was signed by the Mayor, as honorary witness, and by the director of the children's home, a Reverend Augustus J. McCaffrey. It was all calligraphy and floral intaglio.
El certificado estaba firmado por el alcalde, como testigo honorífico, y por el director del asilo de niños, un tal Reverendo Augustus J. McCaffrey y era todo él caligrafía y cenefas florales.
Kellerman, Jonathan / When The Bough BreaksKellerman, Jonathan / La Rama Rota
La Rama Rota
Kellerman, Jonathan
When The Bough Breaks
Kellerman, Jonathan
© 1985 by Jonathan Kellerman
A large press contingent showed up for the President's meeting with Jerusalem Mayor Teddy Kollek. There was a photo opportunity before the meeting and questions afterward.
En la reunión del Presidente con el Alcalde de Jerusalén, Teddy Róllele, se presentó un nutricio contingente de la prensa, que hizo fotografías antes de la reunión y preguntas después de ella.
© 2010 Naciones Unidas
© United Nations 2010
It was three in the morning when I stopped at the mayor's house.
Eran las tres de la mañana cuando me presenté en la casa del alcalde.
Bolano, Roberto / 2666Bolano, Roberto / 2666
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Bolano, Roberto
© 2004 por herederos de Roberto Bolaño
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Bolano, Roberto
© 2004 by the heirs of Roberto Bolaño
© 2008 by Natasha Wimmer

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mayor
mɛǝ(r)Masculine nounalcalde; alcaldesa; intendente (; ); regenteExamples

Mr Mayor — Señor Alcalde
Madam Mayor — Señora Alcaldesa

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mayor's office
alcaldía

Word forms

mayor

noun
SingularPlural
Common casemayormayors
Possessive casemayor'smayors'