Definition

doyen
den till tjänsteåren äldste inom den diplomatiska kåren ...

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Swedish-English translation for "doyen"

 

"doyen" English translation

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doyen {noun}

doyen {comm. gen.} (also: fader, fäder, pappa, upphovsman)

father {noun}
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Context sentences

Context sentences for "doyen" in English

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Sekretariatet visste inte vem som var doyen d´age , den äldsta ledamoten.

The Secretariat did not know who was doyen d'age , the oldest Member.

Sekretariatet visste inte vem som var doyen d´ age, den äldsta ledamoten.

The Secretariat did not know who was doyen d'age, the oldest Member.

Han är doyen för Nederlandse 31 och han sade att det absolut inte är sant.

He is the most senior of the 31 Dutch Members and he tells me that it is definitely not true.

Jag vill tacka vår kollega, Soares, doyen d ' age, för det sätt på vilket han hittills har genomfört vårt sammanträde i dag.

I want to thank our colleague, Mr Soares, the doyen d'age, for the manner in which he has conducted our sitting so far today.

Jag vill tacka vår kollega, Soares, doyen d'age, för det sätt på vilket han hittills har genomfört vårt sammanträde i dag.

I want to thank our colleague, Mr Soares, the doyen d'age, for the manner in which he has conducted our sitting so far today.
 

Definition of doyen in Swedish

doyen [doajäŋ´] {subst.}[doyenen doyener]
den till tjänsteåren äldste inom den diplomatiska kåren i visst land
Bet. nyans: allmännare den äldste inom en yrkeskår
Hist.: sedan 1780; av fra. doyen med samma bet., även 'domprost; dekan'; av lat. decanus,
 

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