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British English: /ˈkaptɪn/
American English: /ˈkæptən/

Translation of captain in French:


  • (gen) (Military, Sport)
    (American English) (precinct commander) (in police) commissaire (m) de quartier
    (in fire service) capitaine (m) des pompiers
    naval/army captain
    capitaine de vaisseau/de l'armée de terre
    captain of industry [figurative] this is your captain speaking (on plane)

    ici votre commandant de bord

transitive verb

  • être le capitaine de (team)
    commander (ship, platoon)

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