Translation of eldest in Spanish:


mayor, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈɛldəst//ˈɛldɪst/


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    (child/son/sister) mayor
    (employee/member) de más edad
    as pronoun the eldest el/la de más edad
    • my eldest helps me with the housework el mayor / mi hijo mayor me ayuda en casa
    • Their parents' expectations may be very high and the eldest child may have the most expected from them.
    • Former South African president Nelson Mandela has revealed that his eldest son has died of Aids.