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Detailed Translations for official from English to German


official adj

  1. official (formal; stately)

official [the ~] noun

  1. the official (civil servant; clerk; officer)
    – a worker who holds or is invested with an office 1
    der Beamte
  2. the official (functionary; officer)
    die Funktionärin

Translation Matrix for official:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
Beamte civil servant; clerk; officer; official functionary; officer; subordinate official
Funktionärin functionary; officer; official female staff employee; female staff member
- functionary
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- prescribed
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
amtlich formal; official; stately departmental; ministerial
formell formal; official; stately formal
förmlich formal; official; stately ceremonious; complimentary; formal; pro forma; solemn; stately
offiziell formal; official; stately

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Related Definitions for "official":

  1. having official authority or sanction1
    • official permission1
    • an official representative1
  2. verified officially1
    • the election returns are now official1
  3. (of a church) given official status as a national or state institution1
  4. conforming to set usage, procedure, or discipline1
  5. of or relating to an office1
    • official privileges1
  6. someone who administers the rules of a game or sport1
    • the golfer asked for an official who could give him a ruling1
  7. a worker who holds or is invested with an office1

Wiktionary Translations for official:

  1. office holder invested with powers and authorities
  1. relating to an office; especially, to a subordinate executive officer or attendant
  1. von einer dazu befugten Person oder Stelle ausgehend
  1. öffentlich Bediensteter mit hoheitlichen Aufgaben
  1. klar, fertig, entschieden

Cross Translation:
official offiziell officieel — erkend door bevoegd gezag
official Einfassung; Rahmen cadre — Traductions à trier suivant le sens
official Beamter fonctionnaire — Celui, celle qui remplir une fonction de l’état.

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