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07:24 Jan 23, 2000
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: antebellum
Amercian antebellum, that is. Any suggestions? Thank you heaps.

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naanterior a la guerra de secesión en los E.E.U.U.Dyran Altenburg
naantebellum / antes de la guerra (civil norteamericana)n/a
na"antes de la guerra [civil norteamericana]"Clarence Williams



6 hrs
"antes de la guerra [civil norteamericana]"

Generally speaking, before a war, but in things American, before the American Civil War. This per the Webster's Ninth New Collegiate Dictionary. Hope it helps!

Clarence Williams
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17 hrs
antebellum / antes de la guerra (civil norteamericana)

Adj., of or during the period before a war, esp. the American Civil War (the antebellum South). Collins English Dictionary, Millenium Edition.
It is sometimes better to use the latin word itself rather than looking for a straight translation (e.g. curriculum vitae, post scriptum, etc)

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anterior a la guerra de secesión en los E.E.U.U.

También podría ser simplemente:

anterior a la guerra de secesión

Dyran Altenburg
United States
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Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in EnglishEnglish
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