Spanish word for Old

The Spanish word for “old” is “viejo / vieja”.

How to pronounce “viejo” in Spanish:

Sounds like – ve-ah-oh -or- ve-ah-hah
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Translation for old in Spanish

viejo = old in Spanish

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Practice the Spanish translation for “old” using these sentences:

Example 1:
You are never too old to learn.

Nunca eres demasiado viejo para aprender.

Example 2:
This house is very old, it was built more than one hundred years ago.

Esta casa es muy vieja, fue construida hace más de cien años.

Example 3:
How old are you? I am 35 years old.

¿Cuántos años tienes? Tengo 35 años de edad.

Example 4:
My brother is older than me, but my sister is the oldest.

Mi hermano es mayor que yo, pero mi hermana es la mayor.

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  • sandiamar

    You can refer to OLD food like “pasado” or “rancio”
    Ese queso esta pasado
    That cheese is old

  • sandiamar

    Some people use “viejo” or “vieja” to refer to its parents

    Es un buen tipo mi viejo, es una cancion muy famosa y bonita

  • David Corcoran
  • zoraidamartinez

    El viejo esta caminando por el parque

  • zoraidamartinez

    Mi vestido rojo ya esta muy viejo.

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  • David Corcoran

    i believe the english translation to this would be “old man” or “old lady”…

    my old man enjoys the country life

    mi viejo disfruta de la vida en el campo

  • David Corcoran

    this translates to… “the old man is walking through the park”

  • David Corcoran

    i believe the english translation to this would be “old man” or “old lady”…

    my old man enjoys the country life

    mi viejo disfruta de la vida en el campo

  • David Corcoran

    this translates to… “the old man is walking through the park”

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