Last modified on 1 October 2014, at 14:34

mandat

See also: Mandat, mandát, and mandât

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Latin mandātum, from mandō (put in one's hands, command), from Proto-Indo-European *man- (hand) + *dhē- (put).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mãda/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: man‧dat

NounEdit

mandat m (plural mandats)

  1. mandate
  2. postal order, money order
  3. (law) power of attorney, proxy
  4. (police) warrant
  5. term in office

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LadinEdit

NounEdit

mandat m (plural mandac)

  1. mandate

LatinEdit

VerbEdit

mandat

  1. third-person singular present active indicative of mandō

PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mandat m inan

  1. ticket; fine (document prepared by the police compelling the recipient to pay a fine for a misdemeanor or a traffic violation)
    Właśnie dostałem mandat za złe parkowanie.
    I've just received a bad parking ticket.
  2. (politics) seat (membership in an elected representative body, such as the parliament)
    W ostatnich wyborach nasza partia zdobyła dwadzieścia mandatów.
    In the last election our party won twenty seats.
  3. (politics, rare, not used in plural form) mandate (authority granted by the electorate)
    Rząd otrzymał silny mandat do zreformowania systemu opieki zdrowotnej.
    The government received a strong mandate to reform the healthcare system.

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mǎndaːt/
  • Hyphenation: man‧dat

NounEdit

màndāt m (Cyrillic spelling ма̀нда̄т)

  1. mandate
  2. term (of office)

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SwedishEdit

NounEdit

mandat n

  1. mandate

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