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Honourable

adjective UK (US Honorable)     /ˈɒn.ər.ə.bl̩/ US  /ˈɑː.nɚ-/ (abbreviation Hon.)
the Honourable a title used before the name of some government officials, and in the UK before the names of some people of high social rank: the Honourable Andrew Robinson the Honorable Daniel P. Moynihan of New YorkRoyalty, aristocracy and titles
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