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Meaning of “lieutenant” - Learner’s Dictionary

lieutenant

noun [C]     /lefˈtenənt/ US  /luːˈtenənt/
an officer of middle rank in the army, navy, or air force: first/second lieutenantRanks in the ArmyRanks in the Navy
Translations of “lieutenant”
in Arabic مُلازِم…
in Korean 중위…
in Malaysian leftenan…
in French lieutenant, second…
in Turkish teğmen…
in Italian tenente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 中尉…
in Russian лейтенант…
in Polish porucznik…
in Vietnamese trung úy, đại úy hải quân…
in Spanish teniente, alférez de navío…
in Portuguese tenente…
in Thai ร้อยโท, เรือโท…
in German der Leutnant, der Kapitänleutnant…
in Catalan tinent, -a…
in Japanese (陸、海、空軍の)中尉、少尉…
in Indonesian letnan, perwira…
in Chinese (Simplified) 中尉…
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