Translation of born in Spanish:

born

Pronunciation: /bɔrn//bɔːn/

  • 1

    to be born nacer
    • when was she born? ¿cuándo nació?
    • to be born blind
    • she was born blind es ciega de nacimiento
    • the young are born blind las crías nacen ciegas
    • to be born lucky nacer con suerte
    • poets are born not made los poetas nacen, no se hacen
    • to be born into sth
    • to be born of sb/sth
    • to be born to sb
    • he was born into a Protestant family/the aristocracy nació en el seno de una familia protestante/aristócrata
    • born into poverty nacido en la pobreza
    • to be born into the world venir al mundo
    • she was born of middle-class parents sus padres eran de clase media
    • with the confidence born of experience con la confianza que da la experiencia
    • a child was born to them tuvieron un hijo
    • I wasn't born yesterday, you know! ¡oye, que no nací ayer
    • there's one born every minute! hay tontos para repartir / para dar y vender
    • were you born in a barn? ¿es que traes cola?
    • young people today don't know they're born! los jóvenes de hoy no saben lo que tienen
    • born Jane Smith (real name) cuyo verdadero nombre es/era Jane Smith
  • 2

    (destined)
    to be born to sth/to + inf
    • he was born to (a life of) luxury nació para (ser) rico
    • this is the book I was born to write estaba destinado a escribir este libro
    • this is what I was born for / what I was born to do yo he nacido para esto

adjective

  • 1

    (teacher/leader/actor/musician) nato
    she has a born aptitude for teaching tiene una aptitud innata para la enseñanza
    • in all my born days en toda mi vida
    • he's a born loser siempre ha sido y será un perdedor