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Detailed Translations for official from English to French


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
    le fonctionnaire; l'employé
  2. the official (functionary; officer)
    le fonctionnaire

Translation Matrix for official:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
employé civil servant; clerk; officer; official clerk; employee; fellow worker; functionary; hand; laborer; labourer; manpower; member of staff; officer; pen-pusher; staff member; subordinate official; white-collar worker; worker; working man; workman
fonctionnaire civil servant; clerk; functionary; officer; official civil servant; functionary; government official; officer; public servant; subordinate official
- functionary
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- prescribed
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
administratif formal; official; stately
formel formal; official; stately absolute; absolutely; binding; certain; certainly; definitely; emphatic; explicit; final; formal; indisputable; pointed; positive; stringent; sure; unconditional; undoubted; with emphasis
officiel formal; official; stately formal

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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. Traductions à trier suivant le sens
  2. Celui, celle qui remplir une fonction de l’état.
  3. personnage qui fait partie du gouvernement ou de l’administration.
  1. Rendre officiel.
  1. (term, Administration publique) Qui émane du gouvernement ; qui est déclaré par lui.

Cross Translation:
official officiel officieel — erkend door bevoegd gezag
official fonctionnaire; haut fonctionnaire Beamter — öffentlich Bediensteter mit hoheitlichen Aufgaben

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