Spanish Word for uncle  

English Word: uncle

Spanish Word: el tío
The Spanish Word for uncle
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My uncle has more cars than my neighbor.
Mi tío tiene más coches que mi vecino.
My uncle is very hairy, tall, and with a full beard.
Mi tío es bastante peludo, alto y de barba abundante.
Uncle Pablo is intelligent.
Tío Pablo es inteligente.
I made a visit to my uncle.
Hice una visita a mi tío.
I'm going to show you everything my aunt and uncle brought from Europe.
Voy a enseñarte todo lo que trajeron de Europa mis tíos.
The nephews who wanted to kill the uncle were called Claudio and Guillermo.
Los sobrinos que querían asesinar al tío se llamaban Claudio y Guillermo.
The nephews, who were very smart, killed the uncle.
Los sobrinos, que eran muy listos, asesinaron al tío.
My uncle is in Mexico.
Mi tío está en México.
Uncle Pablo is intelligent.
Tío Pablo es inteligente.
Her aunt and uncle when to pick her up but she was no longer there.
Sus tíos llegaron a recogerla, pero ella ya no estaba.
The trees which apples already fell on the ground are my uncle's.
Los árboles cuyas manzanas ya cayeron al suelo pertenecen a mi tío.
My uncle is a stockholder so he always reads up on the stock exchange.
Mi tío es accionista, así que siempre lee acerca de la bolsa.
My uncle works neither little nor much.
Mi tío no trabaja ni mucho ni poco.
My uncle arrives on Friday.
Mi tío llega el viernes.
They know my uncle.
Ellas conocen a mi tío.
My aunt and uncle have three kids and they live in Colombia.
Mis tíos tienen tres hijos y viven en Colombia.
Did you ask your uncle for money?
¿Le pidieron Uds. dinero a su tio?
Your uncle is losing a lot of hair, isn't he?
Se le está cayendo mucho el pelo a tu tío, ¿verdad?
My uncle is in Mexico.
Mi tío está en México.
The person (that, whom) I admire is my uncle Philip.
La persona que admiro es mi tío Felipe.

My uncle was murdered in a Czech camp in 1946.
Mi tío fue asesinado en un campo checo en 1946.
I remember my father's face when we found out that my uncle and cousin were in a concentration camp.
Recuerdo la expresión de mi padre cuando nos enteramos de que mi tío y mi primo estaban en un campo de concentración.
We are too proud to hand over Europe's interests lock, stock and barrel to Uncle Sam.
Somos demasiado orgullosos para entregar enteramente los intereses de Europa al Tío Sam.
Neither will you play Uncle Scrooge as Germany plays that part.
No hará el papel del tío Gilito, lo tiene Alemania.
In recent decades both Europe and Latin America have been heavily influenced by our common uncle. For them, he lives just north of the Rio Grande.
Con ella, acaso seamos capaces de marcar nuestros propios caminos más de lo que ha sido el caso en las últimas décadas, cuando sobre unos y otros pesaba mucho más la influencia del tío que compartimos, ellos al norte del río Grande y nosotros al otro lado del Atlántico.
It must not behave like a short sighted benevolent uncle handing out large amounts of pocket money but failing to ascertain the use to which it is being put.
No debe comportarse como un tío benevolente y miope que maneja grandes cantidades de dinero de bolsillo, pero que no sabe el uso que se está haciendo del mismo.
It was therefore no surprise to anyone that in June 2005 Uncle Sam appointed him to the lucrative post of President of the World Bank.
Por lo tanto, no sorprendió a nadie que en junio de 2005 el Tío Sam lo nombrara para el lucrativo puesto de Presidente del Banco Mundial.
On a personal note, James McLeish was my great-uncle, and representatives of my family will be present at the service.
Como nota personal, diré que James McLeish fue mi tío abuelo y que familiares míos estarán presentes en el acto.
Nothing can excuse murderous attacks, not the provocation of the Hebrew State, nor the benevolence of Uncle Sam towards Israel.
Nada puede excusar los atentados asesinos, ni las provocaciones del Estado hebreo, ni la benevolencia del tío Sam con respecto a Israel.
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