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Russian translation of “honourable”

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honourable

adjective
 
/ˈɒnərəbl/ UK
( US honorable) honest and fair, or deserving praise and respect
благородный, честный
a decent, honourable man →  Opposite dishonourable Honesty, openness and sincerity
the Honourable a title used before the name of some important government officials
достопочтенный
Government ministers and civil servantsNames and titles
a title used in the UK before the name of certain people of high social rank
достопочтенный (титул некоторых высокопоставленных лиц в Великобритании)
Royalty, aristocracy and titles
honourably adverb
благородно
Translations of “honourable”
in Korean 훌륭한, 명예로운…
in Arabic كَريم, جَليل, مُبجّل…
in Portuguese honrado…
in Catalan honrat, honorable…
in Japanese (英)尊敬に値する, 高潔な…
in Italian onorevole…
in Chinese (Traditional) 品德高尚的, 值得尊敬的…
in Turkish saygın, onurlu, namuslu…
in Chinese (Simplified) 品德高尚的, 值得尊敬的…
in Polish honorowy…
(Definition of honourable from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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