Translation of "honour" - English-Russian dictionary

honour

noun UK ( US honor) uk us /ˈɒnər/
RESPECT [ U ]

B2 when people respect you because you have done what you believe is honest and right, or the quality of doing this

честь
a man of honour
The soldiers fought for the honour of their country.
→ Opposite dishonour noun
in honour of sb/sth

B2 in order to celebrate or show great respect for someone or something

в честь кого-либо/чего-либо
a banquet in honour of the President
PRIDE [ no plural ]

B2 something which makes you feel proud and pleased

честь, почет
[ + to do sth ] It's an honour to be team captain.
[ + of + doing sth ] I had the great honour of meeting the King.
REWARD [ C ]

something that you give to someone in public to show respect for them and their achievements

почесть, знак уважения
She was granted the Order of Merit - one of the nation's highest honours.
Her/His/Your Honour

used when you are speaking to or about a judge

ее/его/ваша честь
honours

A qualification or university course with honours is of a very high level.

диплом с отличием
an honours degree

(Translation of “honour noun” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)