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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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
    • 2019, VOA Learning English (public domain)
      In a meeting with a top Chinese diplomat last year, Moon said China was partly responsible for South Korea’s pollution problem.
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  2. (figuratively) Someone who uses skill and tact in dealing with other people

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Czech[edit]

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Noun[edit]

diplomat m

  1. A diplomat

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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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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]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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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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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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