There are 3 main translations of aquel in Spanish

: aquel1aquel2aquel3

aquel1

that, adj.

demonstrative adjective

  • 1

    that
    those
    en aquellos tiempos in those days
    • las chicas aquellas que te presenté those girls I introduced you to

There are 3 main translations of aquel in Spanish

: aquel1aquel2aquel3

aquel2

that one, pron.

(aquél)

demonstrative pronoun

  • 1

    (refiriéndose a una cosa)
    that one
    those
    ese no, aquel not that one, the / that other one
    • aquellos fueron momentos difíciles those were difficult times
  • 2

    (refiriéndose a una persona)
    Federico y Julián, y de los dos sería aquel quien lo lograría Federico and Julián, and of the two it was the former who was to be successful
    • todo aquel que desee obtener más información anyone wishing to obtain further information
    • es como el cuento de aquel que … it's like the story about the man who …
    • cuando se entere aquel, te mata when you-know-who finds out, he'll kill you!

Usage

The Real Academia Española recommends the unaccented form in all cases

There are 3 main translations of aquel in Spanish

: aquel1aquel2aquel3

aquel3

masculine nounPlural aquellos

Spain
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  • 1

    tiene un aquel she has a certain something