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Meaning of "ukase" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD UKASE

From Russian ukaz, from ukazat to command.
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PRONUNCIATION OF UKASE

ukase  [juːˈkeɪz] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF UKASE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Ukase 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 UKASE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Ukase

A ukase, or ukaz, in Imperial Russia, was a proclamation of the tsar, government, or a religious leader that had the force of law. "Edict" and "decree" are adequate translations using the terminology and concepts of Roman law. From the Russian term, the word ukase has entered the English language with the meaning of "any proclamation or decree; an order or regulation of a final or arbitrary nature".

Definition of ukase in the English dictionary

The definition of ukase in the dictionary is an edict of the tsar.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH UKASE


always
ˈɔːlweɪz
anyways
ˈɛnɪˌweɪz
bez
beɪz
blaze
bleɪz
days
deɪz
erase
ɪˈreɪz
gaze
ɡeɪz
glaze
ɡleɪz
Hayes
heɪz
haze
heɪz
hollandaise
ˌhɒlənˈdeɪz
maze
meɪz
nowadays
ˈnaʊəˌdeɪz
pes
peɪz
phase
feɪz
phrase
freɪz
praise
preɪz
raise
reɪz
stays
steɪz
uricase
ˈjʊərɪˌkeɪz

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE UKASE

uintathere
uitlander
ujamaa village
Ujiji
Ujjain
Ujung Pandang
uk
UK garage
UK Overseas Territory
UKAEA
UKBA
UKCC
uke
ukelele
UKIP
ukiyo-e
Ukr.
Ukraine
Ukrainian
ukulele

WORDS THAT END LIKE UKASE

base
case
case-by-case
chase
database
decrease
disease
do a Skase
ease
in any case
in case
in no case
increase
lease
on the increase
please
purchase
release
showcase
Skase

Synonyms and antonyms of ukase in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «ukase» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF UKASE

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

Translator English - Chinese

ukase
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

ukase
570 millions of speakers

English

ukase
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ukase
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

أمر إمبراطوري بروسيا
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

указ
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

ukase
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ukase
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

ukase
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ukase
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Ukas
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

勅令
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

ukase
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ukase
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

sắc kịnh của nga hoàng
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ukase
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

उसात
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

emir
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ukase
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ukaz
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

указ
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ucazul
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ukase
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

ukase
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ukasen
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ukase
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ukase

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «UKASE»

The term «ukase» is normally little used and occupies the 109.738 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «UKASE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «ukase» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «ukase» 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 ukase

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «UKASE»

Discover the use of ukase in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ukase and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Ukase Dollar: Or, the Silver Dollar with the Golden Rim...
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.
James Hervey Gable, 2012
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International Environmental Law Reports
Their decision was as follows:81 'By the ukase of 1821 Russia claimed jurisdiction in the sea now known as the Behring Sea to the extent of 100 Italian miles from the coasts and islands belonging to her, but, in the course of the negotiation ...
Cairo A. R. Robb, Daniel L. Bethlehem, James Crawford, 1999
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Historic Waters in the Law of the Sea: A Modern Re-Appraisal
1.3.2 Express renunciation by Russia of the ukase claim in the 1820s treaties Certainly when the two (similar) treaties were signed by Russia with the US and Britain in 1824 and 1825 respectively,24 these were seen by both latter parties to  ...
Clive Ralph Symmons, 2008
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Ukase
High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! A ukase (Russian: ukaz, formally "imposition"), in Imperial Russia, was a proclamation of the tsar, government, or a religious leader (patriarch) that had the force of law.
Jesse Russell, Ronald Cohn, 2012
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Hip Figures: A Literary History of the Democratic Party
We see these aspects at work when Mailer proclaims hip capable of “ comprehending every circuit and process of society from ukase to kiss as the communication of human energy,” and therefore the first step toward a “neo- Marxian calculus ...
Michael Szalay, 2012
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The Russian Provisional Government, 1917: Documents
The effect of the present Ukase shall extend also to all acts prohibited by criminal laws perpetrated during the commission of one of the acts mentioned in the present section. II. Persons convicted for acts mentioned in the preceding (I) section ...
Robert Paul Browder, Aleksandr Fyodorovich Kerensky, 1961
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Accounts and Papers: Eighteen Volumes
LESSER PORTS. Continuation of the Ukase of -f-f Nov. 1831. REGARDING commerce as one of the most important sources of national wealth, we have judged it expedient to remove some of the restrictions existing in the fiscal system relating ...
‎1832
8
Report from the select committee appainted to report the ...
A copy of this ukase, howev er, having been obtained, some years since, from the Count Czcrnichef, in Italy, by a member of the Committee (Sir J. C. Hippisley,) it was submitted to his excellency the Russian ambassador at this court, who ...
‎1816
9
Cobbett's annual [afterw.] political register [ed. by W. ...
The acts by which this wise plan has been carried into execution and published to the empire, are an ukase, giving a new organization to the Senate; a manifesto , in which the powers, the business, and the duties of the new ministers are ...
Cobbett's political register, William Cobbett, 1802
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The Church of England bulwark, and clergyman's protector
(32) MEETING OF THE JEWS, ETC. At a meeting' of Jews and Christians held at Salvador House for discussion on the authority of the Oral Law, the subject of the persecutions endured by the Jews in Russia, in consequence of the Ukase, was  ...
‎1828

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «UKASE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term ukase is used in the context of the following news items.
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Daily Telegraph July 29 1915
The usual spin from Russia – an Imperial Ukase calling up all those born in 1896, eighteen months before they would usually be liable is issued, but “there is ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
2
The Curse of the Euro: Money Corrupted, Democracy Busted
And this is where the second falsification — Mario Draghi's “whatever it takes” ukase — comes into the picture. The Eurozone would have blown to bits during ... «Newsmax, Jul 15»
3
UKASE A TSIPRAS
Il 15 luglio è mercoledì, ed entro questa data il governo Tsipras dovrebbe concretizzare non solo gli impegni contenuti nell'ultimo piano, ovvero le modifiche ... «Avanti!, Jul 15»
4
Playing the ban
... the most important being the one run by Ray Martin and Shaun Brown, and Abbott appeared to be content to leave his ukase in place until it was completed; ... «The Monthly, Jul 15»
5
OPINION: Editor's view of history is right on
The problems of 1955 were certainly there, but interference by ukase from unelected black robes (and to be fair, other radical sources) have taken America from ... «Daily Inter Lake, Jul 15»
6
Stay Out Of Harm's Way — The Casino Is Fixing To Blow
After harvesting hundreds of billions of windfall gains since Draghi's mid-2012 “whatever it takes ukase” they were overdue to get slapped around good and hard ... «Newsmax, Jun 15»
7
I Want a President Who'll Dump the Stupid FCC
The key motivation in the president's ukase to the FCC is simple, according to Holman W. Jenkins, Jr. at the Wall Street Journal. “It appears that Mr. Obama ... «American Thinker, Mar 15»
8
Gruber Lets Obama's Socialist Cat Out of the Bag
HHS Mandate – that is the federal ukase that forces employers to provide drugs that can kill a child in the womb. It's been covered over and sold as a mere ... «American Thinker, Nov 14»
9
How to Reform Naval Education
Scuttlebutt has it the chief of naval operations, Admiral Jonathan Greenert, may reconsider the ukase that 85 percent or more of Naval Reserve Officer Training ... «The Diplomat, Oct 14»
10
The Harvard Twenty-Eight to the Rescue
That is right. The Department of Education says it will withhold funding if its ukase is not followed by suspect universities. Harvard is suspected of such laxity by ... «American Spectator, Oct 14»

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