Detailed Translations for rule from English to Swedish


to rule verb (rules, ruled, ruling)

  1. to rule (exercise authority; reign; order; exert power)
    ge uppdrag; kommandera
    • ge uppdrag verb (ger uppdrag, gav uppdrag, givit uppdrag)
    • kommandera verb (kommanderar, kommanderade, kommanderat)
  2. to rule (spread a disease; reign)
    sprida en sjukdom
  3. to rule (decree; dedicate; commission; )
    påbjuda; kungöra
    • påbjuda verb (påbjuder, påbjöd, påbjudit)
    • kungöra verb (kungörar, kungjorde, kungjort)

Conjugations for rule:

  1. rule
  2. rule
  3. rules
  4. rule
  5. rule
  6. rule
simple past
  1. ruled
  2. ruled
  3. ruled
  4. ruled
  5. ruled
  6. ruled
present perfect
  1. have ruled
  2. have ruled
  3. has ruled
  4. have ruled
  5. have ruled
  6. have ruled
past continuous
  1. was ruling
  2. were ruling
  3. was ruling
  4. were ruling
  5. were ruling
  6. were ruling
  1. shall rule
  2. will rule
  3. will rule
  4. shall rule
  5. will rule
  6. will rule
continuous present
  1. am ruling
  2. are ruling
  3. is ruling
  4. are ruling
  5. are ruling
  6. are ruling
  1. be ruled
  2. be ruled
  3. be ruled
  4. be ruled
  5. be ruled
  6. be ruled
  1. rule!
  2. let's rule!
  3. ruled
  4. ruling
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

rule [the ~] noun

  1. the rule (regulation; precept)
    regel; föreskrift; bestämmelse
  2. the rule (authority; power)
    myndighet; makt; auktoritet
  3. the rule (official regulation; regulation)
  4. the rule (regime; reign; government; leadership; rule of life)
    styrelse; regim; regering
  5. the rule (domination)
    förtryck; dominans
  6. the rule (natural law)
  7. the rule (reign)
    regering; välde
  8. the rule (basic rule; principle; maxim; rule of life)
    regel; princip; grundregel; maxim
  9. the rule (filter)
    – A set of conditions and associated actions that may be applied to certain tasks. For example, an e-mail rule might stipulate that all messages from a particular sender be placed into a specific folder. 1
    regel; filter
  10. the rule
    – A condition-action pair that prescribes the action taken when the condition is met. 1


  1. rule (govern)

Translation Matrix for rule:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
auktoritet authority; power; rule authorities; authority; establishment; power; ruler; state institution
bestämmelse precept; regulation; rule bound for; circumstances; condition; destination; instructions; issuing of rules; rules; stipulation
dominans domination; rule ascendancy; dominance; superiority; supremacy
filter filter; rule coffee filter; filter
föreskrift official regulation; precept; regulation; rule assignment; command; compass; instruction; instructions; issuing of rules; order; prescription; recommendation; regulation; rules
förtryck domination; rule heaviness; oppression; sinking feeling
grundregel basic rule; maxim; principle; rule; rule of life basic rule; general rule
makt authority; power; rule ability; authority; capacity; command; control; dominion; mastery; power
maxim basic rule; maxim; principle; rule; rule of life axiom; dogma; fundamental property; maxim; precept; tenet
myndighet authority; power; rule authority; command; control; dominion; mastery; power
naturlig lag natural law; rule
officiell föreskrift official regulation; regulation; rule
princip basic rule; maxim; principle; rule; rule of life policy
regel basic rule; filter; maxim; official regulation; precept; principle; regulation; rule; rule of life bolt; catch; clasp; clasp-fastening; latch; regulation; spring-bolt; tongue
regering government; leadership; regime; reign; rule; rule of life bureaucracy; government; government of the state
regim government; leadership; regime; reign; rule; rule of life
styrelse government; leadership; regime; reign; rule; rule of life Board of Directors; Board of Governors; board; board of directors; board of managers; bureaucracy; cable; central board; central committee; committee; direction; directorate; executive; general management; government; management; management team; policy; politics; strategy; supervision; tactic; wire
välde reign; rule domain; dominion; soil; terrain; territory
- convention; dominion; formula; linguistic rule; normal; pattern; prescript; principle; regulation; ruler
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
ge uppdrag exercise authority; exert power; order; reign; rule
kommandera exercise authority; exert power; order; reign; rule be in command of; command; order; preside; take the lead
kungöra charge; command; commission; decree; dedicate; devote; dictate; exert power; force; order; rule announce; call; give notice of; inform; proclaim; to declare; to decree; to ordain
påbjuda charge; command; commission; decree; dedicate; devote; dictate; exert power; force; order; rule call; decree; give notice of; ordain; order; proclaim
sprida en sjukdom reign; rule; spread a disease
- decree; dominate; find; govern; harness; predominate; prevail; reign; rein
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
regera govern; rule

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Synonyms for "rule":

Related Definitions for "rule":

  1. measuring stick consisting of a strip of wood or metal or plastic with a straight edge that is used for drawing straight lines and measuring lengths2
  2. something regarded as a normative example2
    • violence is the rule not the exception2
  3. a principle or condition that customarily governs behavior2
    • it was his rule to take a walk before breakfast2
  4. (mathematics) a standard procedure for solving a class of mathematical problems2
    • he determined the upper bound with Descartes' rule of signs2
  5. a rule or law concerning a natural phenomenon or the function of a complex system2
    • the right-hand rule for inductive fields2
  6. a basic generalization that is accepted as true and that can be used as a basis for reasoning or conduct2
  7. any one of a systematic body of regulations defining the way of life of members of a religious order2
    • the rule of St. Dominic2
  8. prescribed guide for conduct or action2
  9. directions that define the way a game or sport is to be conducted2
    • he knew the rules of chess2
  10. (linguistics) a rule describing (or prescribing) a linguistic practice2
  11. dominance or power through legal authority2
    • the rule of Caesar2
  12. the duration of a monarch's or government's power2
  13. keep in check2
    • rule one's temper2
  14. decide with authority2
  15. decide on and make a declaration about2
  16. mark or draw with a ruler2
    • rule the margins2
  17. exercise authority over; as of nations2
  18. be larger in number, quantity, power, status or importance2
  19. have an affinity with; of signs of the zodiac2
  20. A line printed above, below, or to the side of some element, either to set that item off from the remainder of the page or to improve the look of the page. Footnotes, for example, often appear below a short rule that sets them off from the main text on the page. The thickness of a rule is typically measured in points. (A point is approximately 1/72 inch.)1
  21. In expert systems, a statement that can be used to verify premises and to enable a conclusion to be drawn.1
  22. A set of conditions and associated actions that may be applied to certain tasks. For example, an e-mail rule might stipulate that all messages from a particular sender be placed into a specific folder.1
  23. In Operations Manager 2007, an element in a management pack that defines the events and performance data to collect from computers, and what to do with the information after it is collected. A rule cannot set a health state.1
  24. A statement that is used to compose components. Rules are the event-condition-action (ECA) type of declarative statements that act upon data that matches the requirement specified in the rule.1
  25. A condition-action pair that prescribes the action taken when the condition is met.1

Wiktionary Translations for rule:

  1. regulation
  1. to regulate, be in charge of, make decisions for, reign over

Cross Translation:
rule bestämmelse Bestimmung — Anordnung, Vorschrift
rule styre; härskarmakt; herravälde HerrschaftRegierungsgewalt, Art und Weise, in der man regieren
rule välde; styre; härskarmakt HerrschaftAmtsperiode eines autokratisch Regierenden; Regierungsdauer eines Königs oder Regimes
rule regel Regel — Verhaltensvorschrift
rule riktlinje RichtlinieRegel, die den Umgang mit einer Sache vorgibt, aber nicht den Zwang enthält, sich daran zu halten
rule härska herrschen — Macht über jemand oder etwas ausüben
rule befallning; befäl; kommando; order commandement — À trier
rule betyga; förklara déclarer — Faire connaître d’une façon manifeste.
rule styrelse; regering gouvernementaction, charge, ou manière de gouverner, de régir, d’administrer quelque chose, en particulier dans le domaine politique.
rule härska; regera gouvernerdiriger une embarcation à l’aide d’un gouvernail.
rule döma juger — juri|fr décider une affaire, un différend en qualité de juge.
rule härska; regera régnerexercer le pouvoir souverain dans un état monarchique ; il se dit des princes souverains, même quand ils ne portent pas le titre de roi.
rule statut statut — droit|fr ensemble de lois, de règlements, coutumes, spécialement applicables, soit à des personnes, ou des groupes de personnes, soit à des biens.
rule ans tenue — Traductions à trier suivant le sens.

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