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WHAT DOES BIRTHDAY HONOURS MEAN IN ENGLISH?
Birthday Honours are bestowed by the monarch of the Commonwealth realms a part of the celebration of the reigning monarch's official birthday in each realm. The awards are presented by the reigning monarch or head of state, currently Queen Elizabeth II, or her deputy. Known as Queen's Birthday Honours, all royal honours are published in the London Gazette, Canada Gazette, Commonwealth of Australia Gazette and New Zealand Gazette. The lists are also published in the daily newspapers of each realm. Honours have been awarded on the monarch's birthday since at least 9 November 1901, the birthday of King Edward VII. After 1908 the monarch's official birthday was moved to the first, second or third Saturday in June. Other Commonwealth realms celebrate the official birthday on different dates, and release their honours lists accordingly.
The translations of Birthday honours from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Birthday honours» in English.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BIRTHDAY HONOURS» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «Birthday honours» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «Birthday honours» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.
Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Birthday honours
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BIRTHDAY HONOURS»
Discover the use of Birthday honours in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Birthday honours and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
Women in Uniform
D.B.E. Air Chief Commandant Katherine Trefusis Forbes. (New Year Honours,
1944.) C.B.E. Group Officer Selena Frances Wynne-Eaton. (Birthday Honours,
1943.) O.B.E. Wing Officer Lilian Marguerite Crowther. (New Year Honours, 1943.
D. Collett Wadge, 1946
From Refugee to OBE
When the Queen's Birthday Honours List or the Queen's New Year Honours List
is published, most people believe that the people listed therein did not know they
would receive the award. Although the award winners express surprise, they ...
Charles G. Strasser, 2012
The Order of Canada: Its Origins, History, and Development
One such list was called the New Year's Honours List, the other the King's or
Queen's Birthday Honours List. For occasions such as the Sovereign's coronation
or anniversary of ascension to the throne, a special list would be drawn up.90
Christopher McCreery, 2005
Deissmann the Philologist
... co-signed with GAD the protest letter (2.11.1934) against Reinhold Seeberg's
Gutachten; compare n. 38 below, see also ch. 1.4. Christen and of the NSDAP –
could replace him at 9.2. Retirement, and 70th birthday honours 351 Retirement
Albrecht Gerber, 2010
Jeremy Clarkson Borrowed My Blog - Volume 1
It has been revealed today that one of Britain's favourite and best-loved
dysfunctional rock stars, John “Ozzy”Osborne, is to receive a KBE in this year's
Birthday Honours list for his services to incredulity. On hearing the news, Ozzy
was said to ...
The F.A.N.Y in Peace & War: The Story of the First Aid ...
... (WTS/FANY)23 Mention in Despatches 36 (WTs/FANY ex WAAF)2 BEM 10
King's Medal 1 Commendation for Good Service 2 Post-1945 OBE M.L.
MacLellan Birthday Honours 1957 S.Y. Parkinson Birthday Honours 1977 A.
Whitehead New ...
Hugh Popham, 2002
Seasons of a Scholar: Some Personal Reflections of an ...
If you agree that your name should go forward and The Queen accepts the Prime
Minister's advice, the announcement will be made in the Birthday Honours List (
on June 14th, 2008). I am, Sir, Your obedient Servant, Denis Brennan For those ...
John H. Dunning, 2009
The Chambers Dictionary
... a duel: birthday honours honours granted to mark the monarch's birthday;
Companions of Honour an order instituted in 1917 for those who have rendered
conspicuous service of national importance; Court of Honour a court regulating
Allied Chambers, 1998
Corruption and Misuse of Public Office
Political honours continued to be bought and sold during the Premiership of
Lloyd George, and public outrage following the Birthday Honours List in the
summer of 1922214 led to the appointment ofa Royal Commission under the ...
Colin Nicholls QC, Timothy Daniel, Alan Bacarese, 2011
Durham Pals: 18th, 19th, and 22nd (Service) Battalions of ...
In this operation he showed great daring and ability and secured an important
identification. Captain Frederick Cecil Prickett 18th Bn LG 3/ 6/ 18 King's BirthdayHonours no citation. Lieutenant Harry Ewbank Raine 18th Bn, LG 3/ 6/ 18 King's
John Sheen, 2007
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BIRTHDAY HONOURS»
Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Birthday honours is used in the context of the following news items.
PPL's Keith Harris and Universal's Max Hole awarded in Queen's …
Universal Music Group's Max Hole, (pictured) was recognised in the Queen's 2015 Birthday Honours List over the weekend for services to the ... «Music Week, Jun 15»
Queen's Birthday Honours: Gareth Edwards and Karl Jenkins made …
Two Welshmen have received knighthoods in the Queen's Birthday Honours. Rugby legend Gareth Edwards, from Bridgend, was awarded the ... «BBC News, Jun 15»
Queen's birthday honours list 2015: Knights
Professor Harshad Kumar Dharamshi Bhadeshia F. R.S., Tata Steel Professor of Metallurgy, University of Cambridge. For services to Science ... «The Guardian, Jun 15»
Queen's birthday honours list: knights outnumber dames five to one
Five knights and a dame: top row economist Dr Nemat Shafik, former Liberal Democrat MP Simon Hughes, actor Lenny Henry. Bottom row ... «The Guardian, Jun 15»
Queen's birthday honours list 2015: Diplomatic
Queen's birthday honours list 2015: Diplomatic. The full list of recipients of Diplomatic Service and overseas honours. Press Association. «The Guardian, Jun 15»
Queen's birthday honours list 2015: MBE
Mrs Sally Aitchison. Managing director, Cash for Kids. For services to Radio and charitable fundraising. (Stockton, Durham). Miss Rimla Akhtar. «The Guardian, Jun 15»
Community heroes rewarded in Queen's birthday honours
Alan Barnes with Katie Cutler, who received a BEM in this year's Queen's birthday honours list. Photograph: Owen Humphreys/PA. «The Guardian, Jun 15»
Queen's birthday honours list 2015: Commonwealth
The Honourable Hartman Godfrey Longley. Chief Justice of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas. For services to the Commonwealth of the ... «The Guardian, Jun 15»
Gareth Edwards appointed a knighthood in the Queen's Birthday …
Gareth Edwards, rated by many as the greatest rugby player of all time, has been knighted in the Queen's Birthday Honours. The former Lions ... «Daily Mail, Jun 15»
Queen's Birthday Honours: 18 inspirational Bristol people on the list
CHARITY organisers, educators, Scout leaders and a union shop steward are among people from the Bristol area on the Queen's Birthday ... «Bristol Post, Jun 15»
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