|Spanish to English translations [PRO]|
Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature
|Spanish term or phrase: mande|
|The lady calls the maiden who’s in the bathroom. “Conchita,” she calls. The girl says, “Mande.”|
|English translation:pardon me/yes ma'am|
It really depends on the country. "Mande" is commonly used in Mexico to mean "pardon me?", etc., as in when the person spoken to did not hear what was said. In other countries it's more associated with a servant/maid's response to a superior, such as "yes ma'am".
Selected response from:
Local time: 22:32
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer
3 mins confidence: 4 mins confidence: 4 mins confidence: 4 mins confidence: 5 mins confidence: peer agreement (net): +2 | |
KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.
Search millions of term translations