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Meaning of "other ranks" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF OTHER RANKS

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF OTHER RANKS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Other ranks 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 OTHER RANKS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Other ranks

Other Ranks may refer to: ▪ Other ranks, military personnel in all branches of the Danish military that are not officers by the NATO system of ranks and insignia ▪ Other ranks, those personnel who are not commissioned officers, usually including non-commissioned officers, in the British Army, Royal Marines, Royal Air Force and in the armies and air forces of many other Commonwealth countries...

Definition of other ranks in the English dictionary

The definition of other ranks in the dictionary is all those who do not hold a commissioned rank.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE OTHER RANKS

otary
OTB
OTC
OTE
other
other from
other than
other things being equal
other world
other-directed
othergates
otherguess
otherness
others
otherwhere
otherwhile
otherwise
otherworldish
otherworldliness
otherworldly

WORDS THAT END LIKE OTHER RANKS

Banks
branks
break ranks
close ranks
Fairbanks
Grand Banks
Hanks
lower ranks
ranks
return thanks
spindleshanks
thanks
upper ranks
vote of thanks

Synonyms and antonyms of other ranks in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «other ranks» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF OTHER RANKS

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

Translator English - Chinese

其他职级
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

otros rangos
570 millions of speakers

English

other ranks
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अन्य रैंकों
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الرتب الأخرى
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

другие ряды
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

outras patentes
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

অন্য র্যাংক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

autres rangs
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pangkat lain
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Mannschaften
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

他のランク
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

다른 순위
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Rangking liyane
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

cấp bậc khác
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மற்ற அணிகளில்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

इतर मतभेद विसरून
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Diğer sıralamalar
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

altri ranghi
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

szeregowych
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

інші ряди
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

alte grade
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

άλλες τάξεις
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

ander range
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

andra leden
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

andre rekkene
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of other ranks

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «OTHER RANKS»

The term «other ranks» is regularly used and occupies the 89.175 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OTHER RANKS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about other ranks

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OTHER RANKS»

Discover the use of other ranks in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to other ranks and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Other Ranks of Kut
At the end of his introduction the author writes: To the many who have asked, and to those who would ask, "What happened to you after the surrender of Kut? and "How did the Turks treat you? this book is the answer. Read it!
P.W. Long, 2005
2
The Tide of War: The 1814 Invasions of Upper Canada
... 12 other ranks 2 officers, 33 other ranks 1 other ranks 23 officers, 21 drummers, 568 other ranks, 25 other ranks sick Total: 47 officers, 21 drummers, 614 other ranks, 25 other ranks sick Fort George and Fort Mississauga (Lieutenant Colonel  ...
Richard Feltoe, 2013
3
Gibraltar 1779-83: The Great Siege
Right Column (LtCol Hugo) 56th Foot, Light Infantry: 3 officers and 60 other ranks Reden's, Grenadiers: 3 officers and 78 other ranks La Motte's, Grenadiers: 3 officers and 78 other ranks Hardenberg's: 16 officers and 330 other ranks Royal ...
René Chartrand, 2006
4
The Pendulum of War: The Fight for Upper Canada, ...
Fort Erie Royal Artillery, 10 gunners Royal Artillery Drivers, 1 other ranks 41st Regiment, 178 other ranks Royal ... 95 other ranks Putnam's Glengarry Light Infantry, 109 other ranks Royal Artillery, 2 gunners Frenchman's Creek Royal Artillery, ...
Richard Feltoe, 2013
5
The British Army on the Western Front 1916
Table 14: Personnel of a horse artillery brigade •Square' 1914 'Triangular* 1916 Brigade headquarters 5 officers, 39 other ranks 3 officers, 29 other ranks Horse artillery battery 5 officers, 200 other ranks 5 officers, 201 other ranks Horse ...
Bruce Gudmundsson, 2013
6
Bulletins and Other State Intelligence
Ordnance — 1 24- pounder howitzer, 2 9-pounder and 2 b-pounder guns ; total, 5 guns, 7 officers, and 101 of other ranks. European Infantry, Her Majesty's 82ni Regiment — 33 officers and 677 of other ranks. Punjanb Irregular Infantry, 7th ...
‎1860
7
The Call to Arms: The 1812 Invasions of Upper Canada
... 1812*8 General and Staff: 15 Officers, 3 Other Ranks Royal Artillery: 1 Officer, 29 Other Ranks 41st Regiment: 13 Officers, 289 Other Ranks Royal Newfoundland Fencible Regiment: 4 Officers, 49 Other Ranks 1st/3rd York Militia: 6 Officers, ...
Richard Feltoe, 2012
8
Asiatic Journal
Col. Montgomerie, in furtherance of the views I have already announced, to move as rapidly as possible round the base of the heights, so as to get » Right Column, under Lieut. Col. Morris : 18th Royal Irish, 22 officers, 470 other ranks ; 49th ...
‎1842
9
British Naval Swords and Swordmanship: _
1905 to 1911 Officers' Competitions at foil, épée and sabre (RN & Army), Other Ranks' Competitions (RN & Regular Army) and Royal Navy and Army Championships at foil and sabre. 1912 to 1914 Officers' Competitions at foil, épée and sabre ...
Mark Barton, John McGrath, 2013
10
Religion in the Ranks: Belief and Religious Experience in ...
... the other ranks. We can talk to a soldier and we don't need to go through all the steps to move up the chain of command. In the hierarchical world of the military, this is powerful! This access allows us to talk to [a soldier], and in a few minutes, ...
Joanne Benham Rennick, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «OTHER RANKS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term other ranks is used in the context of the following news items.
1
LOOKING BACK: A magnificent flying machine
“The few officers were accommodated in the thatched cottage at Wannock and other ranks were billeted mostly in houses at Wannock and ... «Eastbourne Herald, Jul 15»
2
Punjab raises PVC grant from Rs 35 lakh to Rs 2 cr
He also raised concern over the “consistent decline” in intake of officers and personnel of other ranks in the Army from Punjab. Maj Gen Rakhi ... «Chandigarh Tribune, Jul 15»
3
Rwandan Army Retires over 400 Officers
The RDF conducted similar ceremonies for Junior Officers and Other Ranks in their respective RDF Units. A total 448 RDF Officers and Men ... «Rwanda News Agency, Jul 15»
4
Army headhunt goes online
... technical and trades personnel, clerks and storekeepers, besides Junior Commissioned Officers and Other Ranks (JCOs and ORs), can now ... «The Hindu, Jul 15»
5
Indian Army short of around 10000 officers: Manohar Parrikar
The army, according to the minister, is short of 9,642 officers, and 23,909 soldiers of other ranks. 'Army short of around 10,000 officers'. «Oneindia, Jul 15»
6
Daily Diary, July 23,1915
Lieutenant EP Bennett and 25 other ranks arrived. Quiet night. Third Battalion in Trenches 'T' Sector of St Eloi. Transport in Farm on Hallebast. «Worcester News, Jul 15»
7
Central Bureau of Investigation
Other ranks in the CBI which may be staffed by the Indian Revenue Service (IRS) and the IPS are Special Director, Additional Director, Joint ... «The Hans India, Jul 15»
8
Shortage of Essential Kit Items with Army
Essential clothing items on life cycle concept are provided free of cost to the soldiers (JCOs & other ranks) only. These include uniforms, shoes, ... «Business Standard, Jul 15»
9
Winston Churchill's Fan Bay Deep Shelter in the White Cliffs of …
It accommodated four officers and up to 185 men of other ranks. The shelter had five large chambers with bomb proof accommodation, ... «Kent Online, Jul 15»
10
Nationwide Memorials for Delville Wood
Of 3 153 men, 121 officers and 3 032 other ranks, 1080 were dead and 1735 were wounded with only 338 soldiers physically uninjured. «defenceWeb, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Other ranks [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/other-ranks>. Oct 2020 ».
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