Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Russian translation of “principal”

See all translations

principal

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈprɪnsəpəl/
B2 the person in charge of a school or college
директор (школы, колледжа)
Teachers
Translations of “principal”
in Korean 교장 선생님…
in Arabic مُدير مَدْرَسة…
in French premier rôle, capital…
in Italian preside, direttore, -trice…
in Chinese (Traditional) 人, (中小學或學院的)校長…
in Turkish müdür…
in Polish dyrektor/ka…
in Spanish protagonista, capital…
in Portuguese diretor, -ora, reitor…
in German die Hauptperson, das Kapital…
in Catalan director, -a…
in Japanese 校長, 学長…
in Chinese (Simplified) 人, (中小学或学院的)校长…
(Definition of principal noun from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “principal” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

luck

the force that causes things, especially good things, to happen to you by chance and not as a result of your own efforts or abilities

Word of the Day

A certain je ne sais quoi: French words and phrases used in English

by Liz Walter,
January 21, 2015
It is an odd irony that the more sophisticated your use of English is, the more likely you are to use French words and phrases. Or, to be more accurate, ones you know to be French – words such as ballet, au pair, abattoir, fiancé, café, and restaurant are so entrenched in

Read More 

flower beard noun

January 19, 2015
a beard adorned with flowers And some of said beard-rockers are even turning it up a notch, painting trend on top of trend with what’s come to be known as ‘the flower beard.’

Read More