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a national hero

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to serve one's country
to fight for one's country
one's native land always exerts a powerful pull
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the Civil Guard
Board of Trade
the distinguished hispanist
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, a  
a       adj  
1    (=merecedor)   worthy, meritorious
2    (=destacado)   distinguished  
el benemérito hispanista      the distinguished hispanist  
b       sm/f  
un benemérito de la patria      a national hero  
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"un benemérito de la patria": examples and translations in context
Nombrado en honor al tercer Jefe de Estado costarricense y Benemérito de la Patria, quien hizo grandes esfuerzos por comunicar el puerto de Limón con el valle central. It was named after the third Chief of State of Costa Rica and Well-Deserving of the Country, who made great efforts to communicate Puerto Limon with the Central Valley.
Posteriormente, el presidente Juárez, lo nombró ciudadano honorario y le otorgó el título de "Benemérito de la Patria". Todavía hoy, casi cada casa donde estuvo ha sido convertida en museo. Later, President Juárez would make Humboldt an honorary citizen and bestow on him the title of "Benefactor of the Nation." Still today, almost every house where Humboldt stayed has been converted into a museum.
Los beneméritos de la patria merecen gratitud de los poderes públicos y de la ciudadanía, en su persona y patrimonio legalmente adquirido. Persons declared meritorious (los Benemeritos de la Patria) deserve the gratitude and respect of the citizenry and the public powers, for their persons and their legally acquired property.
También honran a esta benemérita asociación, que se esfuerza por mantener siempre vivo, aquí en la patria, el interés por ese servicio a la Iglesia, a fin de que el cuerpo de la Guardia suiza pontificia cuente con un constante y válido relevo. They also honour this praiseworthy Association that is concerned to keep the interest in this service to the Church ever alive here in their Homeland, so that the Pontifical Swiss Guard may benefit from a constant and valid exchange.
En otras palabras, estos beneméritos de la antigüedad serán los maestros reconocidos del pueblo en el verdadero gobierno teocrático que está cerca ahora. In other words, these ancient worthies are to be the recognized teachers of the people in the real theocratic government now near.
Con otro papel, también Pablo VI fue benemérito de estas dos nobles causas. In a different role, Paul VI also deserves praise for these two noble causes.
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