entidad federativa

Discussion in 'Legal Terminology' started by Falhalla, Oct 27, 2010.

  1. Falhalla New Member

    German - Germany
    entidad federativa
    This is written on a official document for the registration of a marriage, indicating obviously the county or something like that of where the authority is placed. How am I supposed to translate it?
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  2. David Senior Member

    If the doc is from México it just refers to the State--just like California or Bayern. Mexico is a Bundesrepublik (Estados Unidos Mexicanos) and each state that is an element of the República Federal is called an ente federativa...
  3. NuwaChimuchiq Member

    I found a translation as "federated entity" instead of "federal entity", what do you think about this?

  4. elcarnicero88 Senior Member

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