Translation of "minister" - English-Spanish dictionary

minister

noun uk /ˈmɪn·ɪ·stər/ us /ˈmɪn·ə·stər/

a politician who has an important position in the governments of some countries

ministro, -a
a health minister

a religious leader in some Christian Churches

pastor, -ora

a politician who has an important position in the governments of some countries

ministro, -a
a health minister

(Translation of “minister” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

minister

noun /ˈministə/

(the title of) the head of any of the divisions or departments of a government

ministro
the Minister for Education.

a clergyman in certain branches of the Christian Church

pastor
He is a minister in the Presbyterian church.
ministerial /miniˈstiəriəl/ adjective

of or concerning ministers

ministerial
ministerial duties.
ministry noun (plural ministries)

a department of government or the building where its employees work

ministerio
the Transport Ministry.

the profession, duties or period of service of a minister of religion

sacerdocio, clerecía
His ministry lasted for fifteen years.

(Translation of “minister” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)