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Old in Spanish 🇪🇸

in English in Spanish S
old viejo
How to say “old” in Spanish? “Viejo”. Here you will learn how to pronounce “viejo” correctly and in the comments below you will be able to get all sorts of advice on old in Spanish like tips & tricks to remember it, questions, explanations and more.

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Dicen que es malo llegar a viejo…

…pero es peor no llegar a serlo.

a year ago


Normal speech: VYEHH-hoh
IPA: ‘βje.ʝo

3 months ago

other meanings

In some contexts, “viejo” can also be used to describe something as worn out, tired, or ineffective.

2 months ago

cultural referece

Respect for elders and the value of experience are important in Spanish culture, and the use of “viejo” to refer to an old person is a common sign of respect.

2 months ago


“Más sabe el diablo por viejo que por diablo” – Literally meaning “the devil knows more because he’s old than because he’s the devil,” it is used to acknowledge the wisdom that comes with age and experience.

2 months ago


Refers to an old or elderly person, or to something that is old or has been in use for a long time.

2 months ago


From the Latin word “vetulus,” meaning “old” or “aged.”

2 months ago


Viejo – Joven (Old – Young)

a month ago


Mi perra es viejo. Ella es dieciseis años. Su llamo es Pixie. Pixie es una perra blanca. Ella es una Husky Eskímo. Ella es debíl.

a few seconds ago

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