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Meaning of "suffete" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SUFFETE

suffete  [ˈsʌfiːt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SUFFETE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Suffete 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 SUFFETE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Shophet

In Hebrew and several other Semitic languages, shophet literally means "Judge", from the verb "Š-P-T", "to pass judgment". Cognate titles exist in other Semitic cultures, notably Phoenicia.

Definition of suffete in the English dictionary

The definition of suffete in the dictionary is an official or magistrate in ancient Carthage.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SUFFETE


beat
biːt
complete
kəmˈpliːt
defeat
dɪˈfiːt
delete
dɪˈliːt
eat
iːt
effete
ɪˈfiːt
elite
ɪˈliːt
feat
fiːt
feet
fiːt
flatfeet
ˈflætˌfiːt
heat
hiːt
meat
miːt
meet
miːt
petite
pəˈtiːt
redefeat
ˌriːdɪˈfiːt
repeat
rɪˈpiːt
seat
siːt
sheet
ʃiːt
splayfeet
ˈspleɪfiːt
street
striːt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SUFFETE

suffect
suffer
suffer from
sufferable
sufferableness
sufferably
sufferance
sufferer
suffering
sufferingly
suffice
suffice it to say that
sufficer
sufficience
sufficiencies
sufficiency
sufficient
sufficient condition
sufficient reason
sufficiently

WORDS THAT END LIKE SUFFETE

Albacete
athlete
compete
concrete
Crete
discrete
incomplete
jete
kete
machete
mete
nete
obsolete
Papeete
Pete
reinforced concrete
replete
rete
secrete
tete

Synonyms and antonyms of suffete in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «suffete» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SUFFETE

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

Translator English - Chinese

suffete
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

sufete
570 millions of speakers

English

suffete
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

suffete
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

suffete
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Суффет
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

suffete
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

suffete
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

suffete
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Suffete
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

suffete
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

suffete
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

suffete
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Suffete
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

suffete
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

suffete
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गुदमरणे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

suffete
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

suffeta
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

suffete
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

суфет
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

suffete
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

suffete
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

suffete
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

suffete
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

suffete
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of suffete

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SUFFETE»

The term «suffete» is used very little and occupies the 163.263 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SUFFETE» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SUFFETE»

Discover the use of suffete in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to suffete and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Phoenicians
The office of suffete (from Latin sufes and Punic spt ('judge' or 'governor')), held conjointly by two officials, was an elected rather than an appointed position with an annually renewable term. As the ancient sources reveal, the suffetes' authority  ...
Glenn Markoe, 2000
2
Sacred Institutions with Roman Counterparts
On Schmitz' identifications, that would mean that the generals were chosen as elder family members of the suffetes: the general Adniba°al son of Gisgo as father of the suffete Eshmun'amas, and Himilco as uncle of the suffete Hanno son of ...
John Pairman Brown, 2000
3
Israel and Hellas
On Schmitz' identifications, that would mean that the generals were chosen as elder family members of the suffetes: the general Adniba'al son of Gisgo as father of the suffete Eshmun'amas, and Himilco as uncle of the suffete Hanno son of ...
John Pairman Brown, 2000
4
Closing the Helix: A Novel Based on the Journey and ...
“A Suffete of the inner Senate of Gadeira.” “I greet you, my lord.” So he was standing before high-ranking authority. Suffetes were prosperous merchants who held power. “In truth I know not whether to welcome you or throw you to the dogs,  ...
Margarett Mirley, 2007
5
Illustrated Encyclopaedia of World History
... a caduceus or magic rod at each side ; below, we read : 'To the Lady Tanit- Pene-Baal and to the Lord Baal-Haman, Safat, that son of Adonibaal the Suffete, son of Hamilcar the Suffete, fulfils his vow because his prayer has been answered.
6
Through a Black Veil: Readings in French Caribbean Poetry
The poet has several roles to play: he is the "bouche" [mouth], "suffete" [suffete], and "prophete" [prophet], with creative, political, and visionary responsibilities, as he attempts to communicate with an audience, whom he addresses directly, ...
E. Anthony Hurley, 2000
7
Social Critique by Israel's Eighth-Century Prophets: Justice ...
If indeed Ya'el the father is a suffete,73 then his station in life would elevate the societal worthiness of his family also. However, there is no indication that Arish is a suffete, and this is further strengthened by the fact that historically during the ...
Hemchand Gossai, 2006
8
Theological Dictionary of the Old Testament
39 The title špn, “suffete,” given to the chief magistrate of Carthage, derives from špn in the sense of “rule.” Many scholars assume the existence of a monarchy in Carthage from its founding (814 b.c.e.) until the 5th century, although there is no ...
G. Johannes Botterweck, Helmer Ringgren, Heinz-Josef Fabry, 2006
9
The Foreign Quarterly Review
m The office of general was different from that of a Suffete, though the two offices were frequently united in the same person. It is a question whether the Suffete was like an ordinary general, obliged to give an account of his conduct when in ...
‎1834
10
A Gustave Flaubert Encyclopedia
Thus battle becomes a carnal engagement in the novel. Thereafter, the Punic suffete resumes his tactic of distance by disappearing (Rousset 85). Hamilcar's appearances and disappearances have also been found to represent him in terms of ...
Laurence M. Porter, 2001

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Suffete [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/suffete>. Nov 2020 ».
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