Spanish translation of latter
- (= last)
⇒ the latter part of the story
la última parte del relato
⇒ in the latter part of the century
hacia fines or finales del siglo
- (of two)
⇒ the latter(sing)
⇒ the former ... the latter ...
aquel ... este ...In the past the standard spelling for este/esta and aquel/aquella as pronouns was with an accent (éste/ésta and aquél/aquélla). Nowadays the Real Academia Española advises that the accented form is only required where there might otherwise be confusion with the adjectives (este/esta and aquel/aquella).
Example Sentences Including 'latter'
The pitching had given place to a rather unpleasant rolling motion, the latter being a decided change for the worse.The Lonely Sea
The latter was looking at his notebook now:'Mr Farro, you left Sydney in 1987, the end of the year.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
Malone waited till O'Brien sat down beside him; only then did he notice the latter 's abstraction.Murder Song
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Translation of latter from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary