mandat

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See also: Mandat, mandát, and mandât

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin mandātum, from mandō (put in one's hands, command), from Proto-Indo-European *man- (hand) + *dhē- (put).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mãda/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: man‧dat

Noun[edit]

mandat m (plural mandats)

  1. mandate
  2. postal order, money order
  3. (law) power of attorney, proxy
  4. (police) warrant
  5. term in office

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Ladin[edit]

Noun[edit]

mandat m (plural mandac)

  1. mandate

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

mandat

  1. third-person singular present active indicative of mandō

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mandat m inan

  1. ticket; fine (document prepared by the police compelling the recipient to pay a fine for a misdemeanor or a traffic violation)
    Właśnie dostałem mandat za złe parkowanie.
    I've just received a bad parking ticket.
  2. (politics) seat (membership in an elected representative body, such as the parliament)
    W ostatnich wyborach nasza partia zdobyła dwadzieścia mandatów.
    In the last election our party won twenty seats.
  3. (politics, rare, not used in plural form) mandate (authority granted by the electorate)
    Rząd otrzymał silny mandat do zreformowania systemu opieki zdrowotnej.
    The government received a strong mandate to reform the healthcare system.

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mǎndaːt/
  • Hyphenation: man‧dat

Noun[edit]

màndāt m (Cyrillic spelling ма̀нда̄т)

  1. mandate
  2. term (of office)

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

mandat n

  1. mandate

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