sociedad

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin societās, societātem (society, community), from socius (associated, allied; partner, companion, ally). The senses of "company" and "association" were later borrowings.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Castilian) IPA(key): /soθjeˈdad/, [soθjeˈðað]
  • (Latin America) IPA(key): /sosjeˈdad/, [sosjeˈðað]

Noun[edit]

sociedad f (plural sociedades)

  1. society, social order, community
  2. high society
  3. company, firm, corporation
  4. association, partnership

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