Translation of "honour" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun (RESPECT) 尊敬 UK (US honor) uk us /ˈɒn.ər/ US  /ˈɑː.nɚ/

[ U ] a quality that combines respect, being proud, and honesty

a man of honour 品德高尚的人
We fought for the honour of our country. 我們為我們國家的榮譽而戰。
in honour of sb/sth

in order to celebrate or show great respect for someone or something

a banquet in honour of the president 為總統舉行的宴會
be/feel honour bound to do sth

to feel you must do something because it is morally right, even if you do not want to do it

I felt honour bound to tell him the truth. 我覺得應該告訴他事實真相。
do sb the honour of doing sth formal

to make someone proud and happy by doing or being something

Would you do me the honour of accompanying me to the New Year Ball? 你願不願意賞臉陪我去參加新年舞會?
Your Honour formal

the way to address a judge


(Translation of “honour noun (RESPECT)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)