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illustrious

adjective uk   us   /ɪˈlʌs.tri.əs/ formal
famous, well respected, and admired: She comes from an illustrious political family that includes two former Cabinet ministers.
Translations of “illustrious”
in Vietnamese lừng lẫy…
in Spanish ilustre…
in Thai มีความสามารถ, มีชื่อเสียง…
in Malaysian termasyhur…
in French illustre…
in German berühmt…
in Chinese (Traditional) 著名的, 卓越的…
in Indonesian termashur…
in Russian прославленный, выдающийся…
in Turkish ünlü, meşhur, şöhretli…
in Chinese (Simplified) 著名的, 卓越的…
in Polish znakomity…
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