Translation of missionary in Spanish:


misionero, n.

Pronunciation /ˈmɪʃ(ə)n(ə)ri//ˈmɪʃəˌnɛri/


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    misionero masculine
    misionera feminine
    he is a medical missionary es médico misionero
    • In 1924 the first Catholic missionaries arrived on the plateau.
    • Entrepreneurs, church missionaries, and the British colonial government officers soon arrived thereafter.
    • Christianity was introduced by missionaries in the nineteenth century.
    • Spanish colonizers and Franciscan missionaries had established themselves in New Mexico by 1598.
    • Christianity, first introduced by missionaries, has largely replaced traditional Inuit religious practices.
    • American Protestant missionaries arrived in Korea in the nineteenth century.
    • A short time later, European Catholic missionaries settled in Lebanon and began schools there.
    • Hardly a week goes by without reports of aid workers or missionaries being killed.
    • The numbers of Mormon missionaries and converts will double in the next fifteen years.
    • Yet how many Christians today give even a tenth to support pastors, evangelists and missionaries?
    • My parents are missionaries and have travelled the world since before I was born.
    • He spent the next seven years as a missionary to the Indians at Stockbridge, Massachusetts.
    • The bulk of the missionaries who came to Zambia long ago came from Europe.
    • Nutrition in the area is poor but missionaries of the Sacred Heart have set up a school feeding scheme.
    • During the seventeenth century, French Jesuit missionaries converted many of the Iroquois to Catholicism.
    • A number of the foremost pioneer missionaries to these islands also served in Australia.
    • Christian missionaries came as well, drawn by the large numbers of prospective converts.
    • He was born in India to parents who were missionaries for the Plymouth Brethren.
    • The missionaries established schools as a principal method of teaching and preaching.
    • The Roman Catholic church of Spain sent Jesuit missionaries to subdue and civilize the Paraguayan natives.


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    missionary zeal celo apostólico masculine
    • the missionary position la postura del misionero