English to Afrikaans Meaning :: prefect

Prefect :
prefek
- prefekprefekte
 

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Noun(1) a chief officer or chief magistrate

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(1) each department is governed by a prefect appointed by the President(2) However the Roman prefect of Alexandria was Orestes and Cyril and Orestes became bitter political rivals as church and state fought for control.(3) In 1775 the prefect , M. Paradis, with his companion and 300 families were expelled by the English.(4) The head of each region is a prefect appointed by the central government.(5) Yet reasons why a Roman prefect might want to execute Jesus are not difficult to discern.(6) The prefect , Pontius Pilate, is Caesar's ranking representative in the province, a place riven with fierce religious disputes. - > Lord of the strings Music(7) Avitus was prefect of Gaul from AD 439(8) It sends four deputies to the National Assembly in Paris and in turn receives an appointed prefect who serves as the central government's local executive.(9) In one area, angry fishermen dumped tons of fish and rubbish outside the office of the local prefect .(10) It turned out that we weren't allowed to play too close to the school entrance (though nobody had told me) and this girl was a monitor - junior school equivalent of a prefect .(11) Eventually the Visigoths, after a brief period of fighting for the Romans in Spain, were established in south-west Gaul in 418 by the praetorian prefect .(12) The provinces were grouped into larger administrative units called a diocese, ruled by a governor general who answered to a praetorian prefect , who in turn answered to one of the tetrarchs.(13) During the Restoration, the prefect (through the minister of the interior) simply annulled the deliberations of the municipal council.(14) ÔÇÿIf they want war,ÔÇÖ the police prefect declares, ÔÇÿthey will get it.ÔÇÖ(15) He was tried, after a fashion, and turned over to the Roman prefect , with the recommendation that he be executed.(16) The youngsters are not expected to enforce school rules like a prefect would, but, instead, are meant to be a friendly face for less confident and younger students who do not feel able to approach teachers with problems.
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Synonyms
M
1. master ::
meester
2. doer ::
dader
3. prefect ::
prefek
4. authority ::
gesag
6. governor ::
goewerneur
7. prince ::
prins
8. protagonist ::
protagonis
9. leader ::
leier
10. captain ::
kaptein
11. principal ::
skoolhoof
12. curator ::
kurator
13. manager ::
bestuurder
14. president ::
president
15. speaker ::
spreker
16. monitor ::
monitor
17. head boy ::
hoofseun
18. prefecture ::
prefektuur
Different Forms
prefect, prefects
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