diplomat

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See also: Diplomat, diplomát, and diplômât

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From French diplomate, a back-formation from diplomatique (diplomatic), ultimately from Ancient Greek δίπλωμα (díplōma, double-folded document).

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Noun[edit]

diplomat (plural diplomats)

  1. A person, such as an ambassador, who is accredited to represent a government officially in its relations with other governments or international organisations
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  2. (figuratively) Someone who uses skill and tact in dealing with other people

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French diplomate.

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Noun[edit]

diplomat m (feminine diplomatka)

  1. diplomat

Further reading[edit]

  • diplomat in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • diplomat in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French diplomate.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /diplomaːt/, [d̥ipʰˈl̥oˈmæːˀd̥]

Noun[edit]

diplomat c (singular definite diplomaten, plural indefinite diplomater)

  1. diplomat

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Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch diplomaat, from French diplomate, from New Latin dīplōmaticus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [dɪp̚ˈlomat̚]
  • Hyphenation: dip‧lo‧mat

Noun[edit]

diplomat (first-person possessive diplomatku, second-person possessive diplomatmu, third-person possessive diplomatnya)

  1. diplomat: a person, such as an ambassador, who is accredited to represent a government officially in its relations with other governments or international organisations.

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From French diplomate.

Noun[edit]

diplomat m (definite singular diplomaten, indefinite plural diplomater, definite plural diplomatene)

  1. a diplomat

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From French diplomate.

Noun[edit]

diplomat m (definite singular diplomaten, indefinite plural diplomatar, definite plural diplomatane)

  1. a diplomat

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French diplômé.

Noun[edit]

diplomat m (plural diplomați)

  1. diplomat

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Adjective[edit]

diplomat m or n (feminine singular diplomată, masculine plural diplomați, feminine and neuter plural diplomate)

  1. having a diploma or a degree

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /diplǒmat/
  • Hyphenation: di‧plo‧mat

Noun[edit]

diplòmat m (Cyrillic spelling дипло̀мат)

  1. diplomat

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish دیپلومات‎, from French diplomate.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dip.lɔ.mat/, /dip.ɫɔ.mat/

Noun[edit]

diplomat (definite accusative diplomatı, plural diplomatlar)

  1. diplomat

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Inflection
Nominative diplomat
Definite accusative diplomatı
Singular Plural
Nominative diplomat diplomatlar
Definite accusative diplomatı diplomatları
Dative diplomata diplomatlara
Locative diplomatta diplomatlarda
Ablative diplomattan diplomatlardan
Genitive diplomatın diplomatların
Predicative forms
Singular Plural
1st singular diplomatım diplomatlarım
2nd singular diplomatsın diplomatlarsın
3rd singular diplomat
diplomattır
diplomatlar
diplomatlardır
1st plural diplomatız diplomatlarız
2nd plural diplomatsınız diplomatlarsınız
3rd plural diplomatlar diplomatlardır