In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(of landed estate)terrateniente masculinehacendado masculine
- Others look to the peasantry to form armed bands which can take land from the big landlords and distribute it to the poor.
- For example, how exactly will landlords and tenants bring disputes before the board?
- The majority of families forced to rent from private landlords will be no better off than before.
- Almost a tenth of all houses in Swindon are occupied by tenants renting from private landlords.
- The oversupply of rental property has resulted in landlords cutting rents to attract tenants.
- Some land was owned by landlords who rented to cultivators, some was in the hands of owner-operators.
- Catholic tenant farmers are withholding rents from their Protestant landlords.
- They aren't really housemates, just people who happen to rent from the same landlord.
- Special tax breaks are available to landlords who intend renting their property to tourists.
- The mid-terrace unit is held by the current landlord on a long lease with a nominal rent.
- Over 80 percent are kept empty by private landlords, banks and building societies.
- It used to be the case that people either got a council house, rented from a private landlord or got a mortgage to buy their home.
- In the interim, she decided to set up a company that would unify potential tenants and landlords.
- A lot of landlords are finding it difficult to accept lower rents and one or two have actually sold.
- Here he witnessed how the Irish were treated not just by the army but also by the landlords who owned the land there.
- The relationship between landlords and tenants is a recurring theme in Irish history.
- With each new tenant, landlords can increase the rent by as much as they like.
- Some landlords also use supermarket billboards and cards in newsagent's windows.
- The goal is to educate tenants about the legal amount their landlord can up their rent.
- In some parts there are basically too many landlords chasing too few tenants, which is pushing down rents.
2(of rented dwelling)casero masculinedueño masculinearrendador masculinemy landlord — el dueño de mi casa (or apartamento etc.)
3British(of pub)masculine dueñomasculine patrónmasculine encargado
- A village pub landlord told today how his wife and barman were threatened with knives by armed raiders.
- There will also be informal ballots organised by individual landlords at hundreds of pubs in Manchester.
- Terry was later landlord of the public house that bore his name at Athgarvan Cross.
- A tapas bar landlord in Hull has lost his license because he allowed his clients to drink standing up.
- It's a far cry from the message that went out last month when licensing officials urged landlords not to rush applications.
- You'd be better off going to your local pub landlord and starting you own comedy club.
- If louts strike at one pub or club, landlords and managers can get onto the phone to the next pub to tell the doormen who to look out for.
- He called for landlords, the drinks industry and hoteliers to work together to ease the passage of the Bill.
- Police said the pair waited until the pub was empty before bursting in as the landlord and the barmaid were cashing up.
- Croydon Council managed to solve the problem by providing landlords with their licences by the next day.
- Now the police are keen to extend the scheme to the whole of Craven and will write to landlords and licensees explaining how it works.
- A young woman wept in court as a jury cleared her of causing the death of a former pub landlord.
- Shortly afterwards, Gough punched a drinker, who had to be taken outside by the landlord.
- Christopher Genders, 56, a former pub landlord, is out tending his garden.
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