In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
masculine and feminine noun
1heirheirheiressel heredero/la heredera del trono — the heir/heiress to the throne
- príncipe heredero — crown prince
- heredero de algo — heir to sth
- fue heredero/heredera de una inmensa fortuna — he was heir to a vast fortune/she was the heiress to a vast fortune
- nuestro pueblo es heredero de un rico folklore — our nation has inherited a rich culture
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