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Meaning of "Lord High Commissioner" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF LORD HIGH COMMISSIONER

Lord High Commissioner  [lɔːd haɪ kəˈmɪʃənə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF LORD HIGH COMMISSIONER

noun
adjective
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adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Lord High Commissioner is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES LORD HIGH COMMISSIONER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Lord High Commissioner

Lord High Commissioner is the style of High Commissioners, i.e. direct representatives of the monarch, in three cases in the Kingdom of Scotland and the United Kingdom, two of which are no longer extant. Consequently the remaining office is often known in short simply as the Lord High Commissioner.

Definition of Lord High Commissioner in the English dictionary

The definition of Lord High Commissioner in the dictionary is the Queen's representative.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH LORD HIGH COMMISSIONER


auditioner
ɔːˈdɪʃənə
commissioner
kəˈmɪʃənə
conditioner
kənˈdɪʃənə
decommissioner
ˌdiːkəˈmɪʃənə
exhibitioner
ˌɛksɪˈbɪʃənə
foundationer
faʊnˈdeɪʃənə
malpractitioner
ˌmælprækˈtɪʃənə
missioner
ˈmɪʃənə
munitioner
mjuːˈnɪʃənə
musicianer
mjuːˈzɪʃənə
parishioner
pəˈrɪʃənə
partitioner
pɑːˈtɪʃənə
petitioner
pɪˈtɪʃənə
physicianer
fɪˈzɪʃənə
practitioner
prækˈtɪʃənə
probationer
prəˈbeɪʃənə
stationer
ˈsteɪʃənə
subcommissioner
ˌsʌbkəˈmɪʃənə
traditioner
trəˈdɪʃənə
vacationer
vəˈkeɪʃənə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE LORD HIGH COMMISSIONER

Lord Advocate
Lord Chamberlain
Lord Chancellor
Lord Chief Justice
Lord Chief Justice for Northern Ireland
Lord Chief Justice of England
Lord Cobham
Lord Haw-Haw
Lord High Chancellor
Lord Howe Island
Lord Justice of Appeal
Lord Lieutenant
Lord Lyon
Lord Mayor
Lord Muck
Lord of Appeal
Lord of Appeal in Ordinary
Lord of Hosts
Lord of Misrule
Lord of the Flies

WORDS THAT END LIKE LORD HIGH COMMISSIONER

actioner
air-conditioner
confectioner
executioner
family practitioner
fire commissioner
general practitioner
hair conditioner
high commissioner
medical practitioner
motioner
nurse practitioner
pensioner
portioner
provisioner
questioner
revolutioner
tensioner
toner
versioner
visioner

Synonyms and antonyms of Lord High Commissioner in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «Lord High Commissioner» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF LORD HIGH COMMISSIONER

Find out the translation of Lord High Commissioner to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Lord High Commissioner from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Lord High Commissioner» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

主高级专员
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Señor Alto Comisionado
570 millions of speakers

English

Lord High Commissioner
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

प्रभु उच्चायुक्त
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

المفوض السامي اللورد
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Господь Верховный комиссар
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Senhor Alto Comissário
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

লর্ড হাই কমিশনার
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Seigneur Haut-Commissaire
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pesuruhjaya Tinggi Tuhan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Herr Hoher Kommissar
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

主高等弁務官
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

주 고등 판무관
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Komisaris Tinggi Dhuwur
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Chúa Cao ủy
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

இறைவன் உயர் ஆணையர்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

लॉर्ड हाय आयुक्त
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Lord Yüksek Komiseri
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Signore Alto Commissario
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Lord Wysoki Komisarz
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Господь Верховний комісар
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Domnul Înaltul Comisar
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Λόρδος Ύπατος Αρμοστής
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Here Hoë Kommissaris
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Lord högkommissarie
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Herre høykommissær
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Lord High Commissioner

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «LORD HIGH COMMISSIONER»

The term «Lord High Commissioner» is normally little used and occupies the 110.687 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «LORD HIGH COMMISSIONER» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Lord High Commissioner

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «LORD HIGH COMMISSIONER»

Discover the use of Lord High Commissioner in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Lord High Commissioner and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Statistics of the Colonies of the British Empire in the West ...
In the event of any bill being approved of by the Senate, it shall be transmitted within twenty-four hours, by his highncss the president thereof, to his excellency the lord high commissioner of the protecting sovereign, who shall forthwith either  ...
Robert Montgomery Martin, 1839
2
Statistics of the Colonies of the British Empire ...: From ...
W. In the event of any hill being approved of by the Senate, it BhaTl be transmitted within twenty-four hours, by his hie-hne?m the president thereof, to his excellency the lord high commissioner of the protecting sovereign, who shall forthwith ...
Robert Montgomery Martin, 1839
3
The Mirror of Parliament
Now, the House should be informed, that the Senate is not a high legislative assembly, but an executive power elected by the Assembly ; the mode being* after the Legislative Assembly is formed, for the Lord High Commissioner to take five ...
John Henry Barrow, 1840
4
Mirror of Parliament
Now, the House should be informed, that the Senate is not a high legislative assembly, but an executive power elected by the Assembly ; the mode being, after the Legislative Assembly is formed, for the Lord High Commissioner to take five ...
John Henry Barrow, 1840
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The Mirror of Parliament for the ... Session of the ... ...
There is the Lord High Commissioner — plain commissioner would not do ; he must be ' ' lord high" commissioner, a sort of "Jupiter Tonans " — and, then, there is his personal staff, consisting of the secretaries and the principal aide-de-camp  ...
John Henry Barrow, 1839
6
MISCELLANEOUS PAPERS VOL.XVII
Within 24 hours subsequent to the election of a senator for any island or islands, the same shall be transmitted by the most illustrious the president of the legislative assembly, to his excellency the lord high commissioner of the protecting ...
‎1818
7
Parliamentary Papers, House of Commons and Command
You stated in your last examination that the salary of the Lord High Commissioner from the Ionian revenues was 5,000 /. a year ; do you consider, from your knowledge of the country, that a smaller salary would be sufficient? — I do not think ...
Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons, 1834
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Mirror of Parliament
Now, the House should be informed, that the Senate is not a high legislative assembly, but an executive power elected by the Assembly; the mode being, after the Legislative Assembly is formed, for the Lord High Commissioner to take five ...
‎1840
9
The history and antiquities of St. Rule's chapel, in the ...
The Honours are to be cirried immediately before his Grace my Lord High. Commissioner ; the Crown next to his person, by the Marques of Douglas. The scepter next to it by the eldest Larle prelent And the sword before it by the Earle next in ...
Mr. George Martin, 1787
10
The London commercial dictionary, and sea-port gazetteer, ...
no list given in at all, the regent himself shall form a double list, which however must be approved of by the resident of the lord high commissioner ; and in this total deficit of lists, or in all cases of deficit of the necessary number of lists, the ...
William Anderson (of London.), 1819

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «LORD HIGH COMMISSIONER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Lord High Commissioner is used in the context of the following news items.
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Lenzie BB go on parade with the Lord High Commissioner in …
1st Lenzie Company, The Boys' Brigade were invited to take part in the Lord High Commissioner's Parade at the General Assembly 2015 in ... «Kirkintilloch Herald, Jun 15»
2
Royal approval for Markinch stop-off
Rt Hon Lord Hope, Lord High Commissioner of the Church of Scotland, centre, visited Markinch Parish. Pic: Mark Rodgers ... «Fife Today, May 15»
3
Kirk assembly poised to strike gay ministers deal
The Lord High Commissioner to the General Assembly inspects troops as he takes up residency at Holyrood. Picture: Neil Hanna ... «Edinburgh Evening News, May 15»
4
Church of Scotland General Assembly opens in Edinburgh
Senior judge Lord Hope of Craighead is this year's Lord High Commissioner – the Queen's representative at the General Assembly – and read ... «Aberdeen Press and Journal, May 15»
5
Memories: Mosspark Church in 1929
Building began in spring 1927, with Lord Stair, the Lord High Commissioner to the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, laying the ... «Glasgow Evening Times, May 15»
6
On this day: C of E ordained first female priests
... 1917 Googie Withers CBE, actress; 1922 Jack Kerouac, novelist; 1938 Lord Hogg of Cumbernauld, MP 1979-97, Lord High Commissioner, ... «Scotsman, Mar 15»
7
On this day: Spitfire fighter made maiden flight
... actress, 37; Lord Macfarlane of Bearsden, KT, Lord High Commissioner of the General Assembly, Church of Scotland 1992, 1993 and 1997, ... «Scotsman, Mar 15»
8
SWOTY: The women who are changing the world as we know
She became Britain's first Minister for Social Security and the first woman to be appointed Lord High Commissioner to the General Assembly of ... «Glasgow Evening Times, Feb 15»
9
On this day: Torvill and Dean won gold in Sarajevo
... Lord High Commissioner to the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, and President of the Royal Society of Edinburgh 2008-11, 80. «Scotsman, Feb 15»
10
My Favourite Monarch: George VI (part one)
In 1928, The Duke became Counsellor of State, and in 1929 he was appointed Lord High Commissioner to the General Assembly of the ... «Royal Central, Dec 14»

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