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

pup

a baby of particular animals, or a puppy

Word of the Day

I won’t tolerate it! Replacing formal words with phrasal verbs.

by Liz Walter,
April 01, 2015
When you are using a language, it is important to understand if a word is formal or informal, so that you can use it in an appropriate way. You might hear people saying dosh for money, or spud for potato, but they wouldn’t write those words in a formal essay. Similarly, a

Read More 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Read More