The translations of petty official from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «petty official» in English.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PETTY OFFICIAL» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «petty official» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «petty official» 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 petty official
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PETTY OFFICIAL»
Discover the use of petty official in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to petty official and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
Empress Dowager Cixi: China's Last Dynasty and the Long ...
A petty official on duty there received them and gave the clerk a body receipt; he
returned to the Summer Palace with the two soldiers. Then the petty official
registered Little An's name. When he was about to detain him in a cell for the
X. L. Woo, 2002
The Columbia Anthology of Modern Chinese Drama
WANG NENG, LI WU,andapetty official rush in.) PETTY OFFICIAL:By imperial
orders, Guan Hanqingshallleave the capitaland be banished to Hangzhou
without delay. (To everybody) Those who've come to see him off, please be on
Xiaomei Chen, 2014
He told another story that came from his time in prison in Central Asia; he had
been in a long time. In one of the Central Asian capital cities there was a pettyofficial, a party member but without any rank, who always adapted to the latest
Aleksander Wat, 2013
The Railway Clerk
There had been no thought of offering the services of the company surgeon
before the union was formed. A hundred crippled children of the employes might
have cried out in pain from twisted limbs and distorted bodies, and this pettyofficial of ...
Accounting and Order
Petty official of the Great House, Senwosret. Petty official ..... --- y. Petty official
Anpuhotep. Petty official ofthe Treasury -----. The staff of the (goddess) Selket
Senebn(i). Controller Mer[i]re'nufer. Domestic ofthe reis -----. Domestic of the reis
Mahmoud Ezzamel, 2012
Art of Translating Prose
But famille d'employes = "family of employees, clerk, salesmen," is much better
translated as "a family of clerks" (Unsigned) than as "a petty official's family" (
MacAndrew). More: individualizing the generalized famille d'employes as "a petty
Burton Raffel, 2010
Writings on Literature
The petty official's speech, with its distorted and garbled syntax and incongruous
expressions, partly vulgar, partly too solemn or old,fashioned, also met the
requirements of the natural school, for it was the very opposite of poetic or refined
N. S. Trubetzkoy, Anatoly Liberman, 1990
The Fateful Adventures of the Good Soldier Vejk During the ...
When I lived in the Vinohrady neighborhood years ago, there lived a custodian
on the ground floor then and in his apartment there was put up, subletting, this
petty official from some bank, and he used to go to a taproom on Krameriova
Jaroslav Hašek, 2009
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servant, official e ^5£ rori veteran official Sjfl leiri court attendant/clerk 7 &5fl ryori
good/capable official a If !6 kanri government official 9 i&5£ zokuri petty official ...
Wolfgang Hadamitzky, Kimiko Fujie-Winter, 1996
Illinois Artillery Officer's Civil War: The Diary and ...
John Cheney enlisted Richard Petty of Mississippi as a private in Battery F.
Cheney's action was not technically legal as Petty's official status at the time was
contraband of war. Davis Mill, Miss. Wednesday January 21, 1863 With 25 men
Gordon Armstrong, 2005
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PETTY OFFICIAL»
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Letter: Oppressing the rights of others
... state bureaucrat from making further statements about continued resistance against a fine, by this same petty official, of $135.000 to a lesbian ... «Corvallis Gazette Times, Jul 15»
(ThyBlackMan.com) The word minion is a noun – and is defined as “a subordinate”, or “petty official.” Some folks in these parts might consider ... «ThyBlackMan, Jul 15»
Minions & the 2016 GOP presidential candidates (more alike than …
The word minion is a noun – and is defined as “a subordinate”, or “petty official.” Some folks in these parts might consider me a minion to/for ... «Black Star News, Jul 15»
Digital India: From e-Governance to mobile-Governance
... a bribe to petty official for a certificate of caste or date of birth/death, for pensions and for plethora of documents which only the State can give. «IBNLive, Jul 15»
... with shears, loppers, thick gloves and eye protection, and doing what has to be done. And woe betide any petty official who tries to stop them. «Swindon Advertiser, Jun 15»
Excerpt: A Scrapbook Of Memories
Souza was right when the wrote: 'If every petty official uses his own judgement it would make nonsense of the legal precedent. Would this ... «Livemint, Mar 15»
Crimea exiles fight to keep Ukraine unity message alive
... says it too has been subjected to intimidation that has ranged from petty official harassment to beatings, kidnappings and murder. Speaking ... «Washington Times, Mar 15»
Film Review: 'Snow Girl and the Dark Crystal'
During a crucial dramatic turn, he takes hold of the scene with just the faintest shift in expression, vividly conveying the mindset of a petty official ... «Philly.com, Feb 15»