Translation of "honour" - English-Turkish dictionary


noun UK ( US honor) uk us /ˈɒnər/

B2 when people respect you because you have done what you believe is honest and right, or the quality of doing this

şeref, haysiyet, onur
a man of honour
The soldiers fought for the honour of their country.
→ Opposite dishonour noun
in honour of sb/sth

B2 in order to celebrate or show great respect for someone or something

...ın/in onuruna/şerefine
a banquet in honour of the President
PRIDE [ no plural ]

B2 something which makes you feel proud and pleased

gurur, onur, haysiyet, şeref
[ + to do sth ] It's an honour to be team captain.
[ + of + doing sth ] I had the great honour of meeting the King.

something that you give to someone in public to show respect for them and their achievements

şeref derecesi, onur payesi, iftihar belgesi
She was granted the Order of Merit - one of the nation's highest honours.
Her/His/Your Honour

used when you are speaking to or about a judge

Sayın yargıç', 'Sayın yargıçım'

A qualification or university course with honours is of a very high level.

şeref/onur derecesi
an honours degree

(Translation of “honour noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)