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estado libre y soberano

English translation: free and sovereign

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06:28 Aug 2, 2000
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Law/Patents
Spanish term or phrase: estado libre y soberano
found in legal government documents
Jean Williams
English translation:free and sovereign
Explanation:
is the standard formulaic phrase. Whether "estado" refers to a nation or a state depends on the specific political entity in question. Of course, "state" is a perfectly acceptable synonym for "nation", as you'll find in many international documents. Treaties, in particular, very often use the phrase "member states" or "signatory states," with reference to individual countries.
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Heathcliff
United States
Local time: 19:07
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nafree and sovereignHeathcliff
nafree and sovereign nationTelesforo Fernandez
na"free and sovereign state"
Baruch Avidar


  

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12 mins
"free and sovereign state"


Explanation:
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Baruch Avidar
Israel
Local time: 05:07
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 92

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Heathcliff
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46 mins
free and sovereign nation


Explanation:
It is more constitutional to use the word ' nation"

Telesforo Fernandez
Local time: 08:37
PRO pts in pair: 262

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1 hr
free and sovereign


Explanation:
is the standard formulaic phrase. Whether "estado" refers to a nation or a state depends on the specific political entity in question. Of course, "state" is a perfectly acceptable synonym for "nation", as you'll find in many international documents. Treaties, in particular, very often use the phrase "member states" or "signatory states," with reference to individual countries.

Heathcliff
United States
Local time: 19:07
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 843
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