The Spanish word for “who” is “quien” or “quienes”. In a question, the word is accentuated “¿quién?” or “¿quiénes?”.
How to pronounce “quien” in Spanish:
Sounds like – ke-en
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Practice the Spanish translation for “who” using these sentences:
Who are you waiting for?
¿A quién esperas?
I want to know who painted this picture.
Quiero saber quien pintó este cuadro.
I need to know who are them.
Necesito saber quienes son.
Who is in charge of the restaurant?
¿Quién está a cargo del restaurante?
Who is your favorite writer?