Translation of lieutenant governor in Spanish:

lieutenant governor

vicegobernador, n.

noun

  • 1

    (in Canada)
    vicegobernador masculine
    vicegobernadora feminine
    • The island is a crown possession with wide independent powers under a lieutenant governor.
    • As a primer on Canada's constitutional monarchy explains, the governor-general and the provincial lieutenant governors ‘are constitutional fire extinguishers with a potent mixture of powers for use in great emergencies.’
    • It is self-governing with a locally elected governor, lieutenant governor, and bicameral legislature.
  • 2

    (in US)
    (masculine and feminine) lugarteniente del gobernador