Translation of "government" - English-German dictionary


noun /ˈɡavəmənt/

the people who rule a country or state

die Regierung
the British Government.

the way in which a country or state is ruled

die Regierungsform
Democracy is one form of government.

the act or process of governing.

die Regierung
governmental /ɡavnˈmentl/ adjective

governor noun

in the United States, the head of a state

der Gouverneur
the Governor of Ohio.

a member of the committee of people who govern a school, hospital etc

der Vorstand
He is on the board of governors.

a person who governs a province or colony.

der Gouverneur
governorship noun

das Gouverneursamt

(Translation of “government” from the PASSWORD English–German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)