English to Afrikaans Meaning :: minister

dominee
Minister :
minister
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Noun(1) a person authorized to conduct religious worship(2) a person appointed to a high office in the government(3) a diplomat representing one government to another; ranks below ambassador(4) the job of a head of a government department
Verb(1) attend to the wants and needs of others(2) work as a minister

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(1) It had not been easy to do as he wished, for his father was a Presbyterian minister who very much wanted his son to follow him in the religious life and perhaps become a missionary.(2) There are many of us who have chosen to remain nonpartisan and chosen it as an opportunity to minister to both sides of the bird, and to care about the whole country at large.(3) Beelzebub is slowly entering the boys, and through the use of Jack as a minister of evil, delivering the boys to insanity and corruption.(4) A private member is any MP other than the Speaker, a minister or a parliamentary secretary.(5) What shall we do, then, to minister to the Russians, to assist them on the arduous road to ÔÇÿreformÔÇÖ?(6) Guthrie also referred to another controversy, one stemming from remarks on pluralism by a Presbyterian minister and interfaith leader.(7) He returned to the Foreign Office as minister for Europe.(8) Peter Hain is the foreign office minister given instructions from Prime Minister Tony Blair to bang the drum a bit, even if it involves him going slightly off-message.(9) This is a most refreshing new look at the book of Ecclesiastes, by the minister of Ravesby Presbyterian Church, Sydney.(10) At cataclysmic events in the community (births, illnesses, deaths) the women were present to minister aid and comfort.(11) Last week, Baroness Symons, a Foreign Office minister , announced that Ambassador Craig Murray would go back to Tashkent.(12) Priestley, a nonconformist Presbyterian minister , was supported in his scientific studies by the patronage of the Earl of Shelburne, in whose house Priestley was tutor.(13) The newly ordained priest will minister for the next two years at the church.(14) They would have experience; and by that experience they would be able to minister consolation to those who were in any manner afflicted.(15) In 1987, Mullin himself became a notably thoughtful Labour MP and served for a while as a minister at the Foreign Office.(16) a Unitarian minister
Related Words
(1) prime minister ::
eerste Minister
(2) cabinet minister ::
kabinetsminister
(3) foreign minister ::
buitelandse minister
(4) finance minister ::
minister van finansies
(5) home minister ::
minister huis
(6) ordained minister ::
geordende predikant
(7) defense minister ::
minister van verdediging
(8) minister of defense ::
minister van verdediging
(9) deputy prime minister ::
Adjunk Eerste Minister
Synonyms
Noun
1. clergyman ::
predikant
3. ambassador ::
ambassadeur
4. parson ::
Parson
Verb
5. tend to ::
geneig is om
Antonyms
1. secular ::
sekulêre
Different Forms
minister, ministered, ministering, ministers
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The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

The Prime Minister wants the crowd\\Nto be dispersed immediately.\0

The Prime Minister wants the crowd
to be dispersed immediately.

Money Heist Season 3, Episode 5


No Home minister will order the entry,\\Nno one.\0

No Home MINISTER will order the entry,
no one.

Money Heist Season 1, Episode 8


Among them, the Minister of the Interior,\\Nthe State Secretary of Foreign Affairs\0

Among them, the Minister of the Interior,
the State Secretary of Foreign Affairs

Money Heist Season 3, Episode 5


Is there any prime minister in Europe\\Nwho wants to go to jail?\0

Is there any prime MINISTER in Europe
who wants to go to jail?

Money Heist Season 3, Episode 5


Are we willing to end up in the court?\\NIs that what the prime minister wants?\0

Are we willing to end up in the court?
Is that what the prime MINISTER wants?

Money Heist Season 3, Episode 5


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