English to Afrikaans Meaning :: regent

Regent :
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Noun(1) members of a governing board(2) someone who rules during the absence or incapacity or minority of the country's monarch
Adjective(1) acting or functioning as a regent or ruler

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(1) ÔÇÿThe day I was appointed as a regent was probably the proudest day of my life,ÔÇÖ says Sayles.(2) Slavery was abolished in Brazil in 1888, by a law that was signed by the regent Princess Isabel.(3) The former princess, now regent , stopped laughing and looked down at her small son, an ache at the back of her throat and in the pit of her stomach.(4) Not even Churchill's great prestige could effect a deal but he was now aware of the pressing need to establish a regency and, on his return to London, pressured King George into appointing Archbishop Damaskinos as regent .(5) So she remains something like a regent queen and she continues to have very much a say in what happens to the country.(6) King Frederick died in April 1588 and, his son Christian (who became King Christian IV) still being a child, a regent was appointed.(7) In 1548 her daughter was contracted to marry the Dauphin Francis and in 1554 Mary was formally appointed regent .(8) In 1930, after the empress died, the regent , adopting the throne name Haile Selassie, was crowned emperor.(9) Under the regent Prince Shotoku in the late sixth and early seventh centuries there was a bringing together of Buddhism and the indigenous Shinto religion that would color Japanese Buddhism from then on.(10) In Kiev, far from the reach of Byzantium, the regent Olga laid the foundation for the future Russian Empire in 957 when she converted to the Orthodox Church.(11) Among the dignitaries present were traditional leaders led by King Maxhoba Sandile of AmaRharhabe and Queen regent Bhongolwethu Ndamase of Western Pondoland.(12) The queen regent , as you call her, will be sticking around.(13) The king and his regent queen made it their haven for the evenings.(14) However, in June 1548 the young monarch was poisoned by his mother, the queen regent , who then placed her lover Khun Worawongse on the throne.(15) Hadrian was always so nosy and loomed over everything that Ayumi did, believing that it was all a part of his job as a regent prince.(16) He supported Cassander against the regent Polyperchon, and took the war against Eumenes (Polyperchon's appointee as royal general) into central Asia.
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(1) regent ::
regent
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1. trustee ::
trustee
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regent, regents
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