ministre

See also: ministrē

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

ministre (plural ministres)

  1. Obsolete form of minister.

VerbEdit

ministre (third-person singular simple present ministres, present participle ministring, simple past and past participle ministred)

  1. Obsolete form of minister.

AnagramsEdit


CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin minister.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ministre m (plural ministres, feminine ministra)

  1. minister

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DanishEdit

NounEdit

ministre c

  1. indefinite plural of minister

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French, borrowed from Latin minister.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mi.nistʁ/
  • (file)

NounEdit

ministre m or f (plural ministres)

  1. minister
  2. indigo bunting, a bird with taxonomic name Passerina cyanea

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ItalianEdit

NounEdit

ministre f

  1. plural of ministra

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LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ministrs (minister) +‎ -e (fem.).

PronunciationEdit

(file)

NounEdit

ministre f (5th declension, masculine form: ministrs)

  1. (female) minister (government official who runs a government ministry)
    Latvijas veselības ministre Baiba RozentāleLatvian health minister Baiba Rozentāle

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LithuanianEdit

NounEdit

ministre m

  1. locative/vocative singular of ministras

Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old French ministre, from Latin minister.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈministər/, /ˈmin(ə)stər/

NounEdit

ministre (plural ministres)

  1. A hireling or secretary; one who serves and assists another:
    1. A person tasked with a duty or job; a deputy.
    2. A metaphorical or unwitting pawn or deputy of another.
  2. A member of the Christian clergy:
    1. A clergyman's hireling or dependent.
    2. A clergyman performing a sacrament.
  3. A civil servant or member of government; an administrative official:
    1. A holder of an administrative position in a religious order.
  4. (rare) A member of a non-Christian religion's clergy.
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DescendantsEdit
  • English: minister
  • Scots: meenister
ReferencesEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old French ministrer.

VerbEdit

ministre

  1. Alternative form of mynystren

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

ministre m

  1. indefinite plural of minister

OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin minister.

NounEdit

ministre m (plural ministres)

  1. minister (a politician who leads a ministry)

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

ministre

  1. inflection of ministrar:
    1. first/third-person singular present subjunctive
    2. first/third-person singular imperative

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

ministre

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of ministrar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of ministrar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of ministrar.
  4. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of ministrar.