In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(lower in rank)(official) subalterno(position) de subalternojunior doctor — médico residente masculine
- junior management — subdirección
- to be junior to sb — ser subalterno de algn
1.2(younger)más jovenfashion for the junior miss — moda para las jovencitas feminine
- James D. Clark Junior — James D. Clark, hijo / junior
- to be junior to sb — ser menor / más joven que algn
- he is junior to her by two years — es dos años menor que ella
2.1(for younger people)(size/fashion) para jóvenes(team/competition) juvenil(team/competition) (invariable adjective) junior
2.2US School Universityde tercer año
1.1(younger person)which is the junior (of the two)? — ¿quién de los/las dos es el/la menor?
- he is two years my junior — es dos años menor que yo
- he is my junior by two years — es dos años menor que yo
- Serves him right for marrying a girl forty years his junior against her will.
- Most promising seemed the suggestion that he should marry Mary, queen of Scots, five years his junior, with the prospect of uniting the two kingdoms.
- With five marriages - the last with a guy 14 years her junior - under her garter belt, you might say Gibson doesn't believe in happily ever after.
- Winifred, five years his junior, moved to Keighley from Newcastle in 1933 and worked at Wolsey's wool mill.
- My sister Suzanna was two years older than me, and Philippa, the baby, was five years my junior, which meant I had to look after her a lot, when Mum, who was a chef, was on a job.
- In 1891 he met Lord Alfred Douglas, a young man sixteen years his junior.
- Abelard was a famous teacher and Heloise, 22 years his junior.
- Claudia, 70, works out with a trainer, still wears killer heels and is dating a man 20 years her junior.
- Sixteen years his junior, Tamara de Lempicka made her name by her mid-twenties.
- In 1901 he married a second time, a science teacher called Evangeline Land, seventeen years his junior and the daughter of a prominent Detroit dentist.
- A reconstruction of Carlo's final moments, however, reveals he was killed by a terrified youth three years his junior.
- In 1966 a gate charge of 20 cents was introduced, with juniors up for five cents and those under 14 admitted free.
- I wondered, though, how embarrassed Casey would feel about being taught by a junior; someone a year younger than him.
- Why would Summer, almost twenty years her junior, and university educated, be attracted to Bridget?
- She was fifteen, nineteen years Kit's junior, when they married in 1843.
- Fisher, too, says that, at 47, he has been told he has the health status of someone 20 years his junior.
- There she would encounter the future Queen, five years her junior, who entertained the battered troops at the piano.
- Instead, children were simply held back in classes with pupils many years their junior, through what has been described as a ‘sink or swim policy’.
- Her husband Lee Hall - a Geordie five years her junior who leapt to international fame writing Billy Elliot, the story of a boy ballet dancer - leads an equally frantic life.
- But this guy was alright, although I think he's probably four or five years my junior.
1.2(person of lower rank)subalterno masculinesubalterna feminine
- Ms Gold started in her father's business as a junior at the age of 21 and rose through the ranks to become chief executive trying to take the business upmarket along the way.
- When Josie began her training juniors were expected to do the cleaning, including scrubbing the floors, and they were gradually taught hairdressing skills.
- I taught it to my junior who did the Blackburn Royal Commission.
- Neither Mr Syed, the locum consultant urologist nor his junior were present.
- I applied for his job, certain that I would get it as I had been his junior for five years, and I was confident I could do the job better than anybody else within the company.
- Doctors warn there are not enough consultants to take over from the juniors, which could in turn affect consultants' day work and therefore increase waiting times.
- It should be compulsory reading for all undergraduates and hospital juniors.
- Brendan started his career in retail at the L&N, Dungarvan in 1983, where he worked as a shop floor assistant and as a junior in the Goods Inward Department.
- The drugs are collected from the pharmacy by the specialist chemotherapy nurses and handed to the consultant or to juniors in the consultant's presence.
- His junior was unable to attend the court proceedings.
- A lot of experienced police officers are being bypassed for promotion while juniors are being elevated.
(in UK)abogado habilitado para alegar ante un tribunal superior, que está por debajo del Queen's Counsel en jerarquía
US(son)término usado para referirse o dirigirse a un hijo
- Want to send mom a DVD of junior's first Christmas?
- And the big toy chains are hopeful that while mom and dad may cut back on other parts of the family budget, they'll continue to splurge on toys for junior.
- The colorful PC is likely to fit junior's bedroom or playroom décor.
- Just because Gramps was a great, public spirited man does not mean that junior, who has grown up with a taste for finery, will be the same.
3.1School University (in US) estudiante de tercer año de colegio secundario o universidad(in UK) alumno de primaria o de los primeros años de secundaria
- It targets high-school juniors whose grades don't reflect their true academic capabilities.
- There are prizes for two age groups - infants and juniors.
- Only the juniors have a crossing lady, the infant school children have nothing, so please slow down.
- When she was a junior in high school, she went to the local community college and took Italian and Russian for two years.
- The buildings will be modernised and refurbished for the 420 infants and juniors with large open teaching spaces with IT facilities.
- Choosing among programs can be quite bewildering for the rising high school junior or senior researching colleges and universities.
- Now it's only Sunday mornings, weddings, funerals, a carol service the week before Christmas and an occasional harvest festival for the local C of E infants and juniors.
- My older son Ryan was away at college while the other was home and a junior in high school.
- This year, the high school juniors and seniors donned backpacks and rubber boots to help in a turtle conservation project.
- I've been coming here since I was in middle school, and I'm a junior at wonderful Carmon High School now.
- In the prescribed order infants, toddlers and juniors mounted Matron, were breathed upon, exchanged whispers, and given their Christmas present.
- Teachers, pupils and parents at Brightside Primary School are jubilant about the successes and improvements since the infants and juniors merged two years ago.
- I'm still wondering why he's a junior in highschool when he could be one in college!
- He comes to school with his Mammy as she is teaching the juniors.
- Class sizes for juniors would also reduce, with an average of 25 pupils per teacher, down from the existing norm of 27.
- All high school juniors and seniors are eligible to compete.
- It brings together juniors and infants on one site, rather than a quarter of a mile apart on opposite sides of busy Bag Lane.
- Probably not, but they can successfully mix high school juniors and high school seniors in the same program.
- It was an anthology of insightful quotes, designed mainly for juniors and seniors in high school.
- But the money saved by not replacing the retiring head at Carlton will allow each school to afford separate teachers for infants and juniors.
- By May of 1999, the foundation offered two scholarship programs and intensive SAT tutoring for high school juniors and seniors.
- He's a freshman in college and she's a junior in high-school for crying out loud.
- Scott and I are better, I'm a junior in high school and he's a sophomore in college.
- The inspectors recommended a partition to split the juniors from the infants or better still a separate classroom to be created.
- There are special programs for high school juniors and seniors.
- This fall, she will be dually enrolled at Simon's Rock College as a high school junior and college freshman.
- Currently, it enrolls approximately 2,500 high school juniors and seniors each year.
- Why would he fall for introverted high school juniors?
- Noeleen's juniors number eleven in total and are divided between junior, senior infants and second class.
- Wall Street 101 is open to high school juniors and seniors.
- One of the bloggers is a junior in high school, another is a recent college graduate.
- Play facilities specially constructed to cater for juniors and toddlers will be built next to Chiltern Primary School.
- But last year there were only 149 infants and 266 juniors.
- On this day, Clemson offered scholarships to six high school juniors.
- Aimed at infants and juniors up to year 5, the site provides fortnightly challenges.
3.2Sportjuvenil masculinejunior feminine
- He was at the helm in an unforgettable 1999 when the juniors went all the way to All-Ireland glory, and who is to say he won't again wave that magic wand to ensure a repeat in 2004?
- The juniors suffered a disastrous 7-1 defeat, while the men ceded with the minimum 1-0.
- A team of five seniors and three juniors will be representing the district this weekend at the NSW Country Championships in Bathurst.
- The undefeated juniors lead their group after home wins against the Czech Republic and Malta, and a draw with Denmark.
- So certainly with those amateurs and juniors, the administrators need to have a pretty good look at how they timetable different sports.
- There is coaching for juniors each Wednesday from 3.30 p.m. to 6.30 p.m.
- As a result of some of the initiatives undertaken by the club, some young juniors are already competing at regional events.
- It's the first of a number of new initiatives to improve the competition available to Britain's top club athletes, juniors and aspiring internationals.
- His national victory came against fellow juniors - and adults - and he also came second in the national windsurfing Under-17s slalom series.
- Now 18, though still young enough to compete as a junior, Sorrell has broken through.
- The left-hander is Baseball America's 18 th-ranked prospect among juniors.
- Without these juniors, league football could be finished.
- The victors will parade at Lansdowne Road on the national holiday and the juniors at the same venue eleven days later.
- Two years before he would guide the international juniors to victory over their American counterparts with 33 points and 14 rebounds.
- I have seen some of our juniors compete because we've gone on a few trips and things.
- Adults train mainly for traditional karate and self defence while juniors train mainly for sport and competition.
- Milltown juniors enjoyed a 1-9 to 1-5 victory away to Castledermot in the league recently.
- Older juniors and adult fencers compete in the Under-16, Under-19 or Senior divisions.
- He added: ‘Clubs are continually trying to recruit juniors wanting to take up the sport and we can offer guidance to them.’
- And, as a junior who is two victories away from another Final Four appearance, he said it only makes him more determined to stay at Duke.
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