English to Afrikaans Meaning :: lieutenant

luitenant
Lieutenant :
luitenant
- luitenantluitenante
 

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Noun(1) a commissioned military officer(2) an officer in a police force(3) an assistant with power to act when his superior is absent(4) an officer holding a commissioned rank in the United States Navy or the United States Coast Guard; below lieutenant commander and above lieutenant junior grade

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(1) Mr Long, a former flight lieutenant , was based at RAF Lyneham from 1962 until 1994.(2) In a separate incident, guerrillas killed a police lieutenant in the same city.(3) He served two tours as a lieutenant in the navy in Vietnam between December 1967 and April 1969, when he returned to the US with three Purple Hearts and a Silver Star.(4) I served with outstanding female officers as an Army military police lieutenant and captain - officers who were equal or superior to me in every way.(5) ÔÇÿWe're in a state of high alert,ÔÇÖ said one police lieutenant .(6) In 1978 he was appointed deputy lord lieutenant for Wiltshire.(7) As a Royal Navy lieutenant , he was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross for navigating unchartered waters off the Burmese coast.(8) She was eager to see the damage for herself, even though her husband, a police lieutenant , warned her how bad it was.(9) Sir James has commanded in every rank from lieutenant to vice-admiral.(10) After a portentous prologue, the film shifts five years ahead, showing him in his new position as lieutenant in the citizen police force.(11) As a Shawnee police department lieutenant explained to reporters, the transparent tape performed as advertised.(12) Eventually he gets promoted up to being a lieutenant and becomes the right-hand man to the family boss.(13) Thereafter he was Edward's chief lieutenant in the north.(14) And the lieutenant was the leader of the platoon.(15) The principal made a call to the police captain or lieutenant , and said, I've got a drug issue here.(16) As a Navy lieutenant during World War II, he introduced to the U.S. Navy the importance of knowing how to swim.
Related Words
(1) second lieutenant ::
tweede luitenant
Synonyms
Noun
1. deputy ::
adjunk
Different Forms
lieutenant, lieutenants
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