English translation of 'ancião'
anciãoanciã [ãˈsjãw, ãˈsjã]
Word forms: plural anciões, anciãs
masculine noun, feminine noun
1. old man/woman
2. (de uma tribo) elder
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'ancião' in Other Languages
British English: elder NOUN
A person's elder is someone who is older than them, especially someone quite a lot older.
The young have no respect for their elders.
Translation of ancião from the Collins Portuguese to English Dictionary