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honourable (British English) also: honorable (American English)
British English: /ˈɒn(ə)rəb(ə)l/
American English: /ˈɑnərəb(ə)l/

Translation of honourable in French:


  • 1 (principled)
    (man, woman, intention)
    to do the honourable thing
    faire la seule chose convenable
    it is/it is not honourable to do
    c'est/ce n'est pas honnête de faire
  • 2 (worthy)
    (calling, profession, tradition)
  • 3 (consistent with self-respect)
    (defeat, victory, war, peace, settlement, performance)
  • 4 (in titles) the Honourable Mr Justice Jones
    le Juge Jones
    the Honourable Gentleman/Lady (Politics)
    Monsieur/Madame le député
    my Honourable friend (British English) (Politics)
    mon honorable collègue
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