manager

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See also: Manager and mánager

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

manage +‎ -er.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈmæn.ɪ.dʒə/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈmæn.ɪ.dʒɚ/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: man‧a‧ger

Noun[edit]

manager (plural managers)

  1. (management) A person whose job is to manage something, such as a business, a restaurant, or a sports team.
    • 2013, Phil McNulty, "[1]", BBC Sport, 1 September 2013:
      And it was a fitting victory for Liverpool as Anfield celebrated the 100th anniversary of the birth of their legendary Scottish manager Bill Shankly.
  2. (baseball) The head coach.
  3. (music) An administrator, for a singer or group. (Can we add an example for this sense?)
  4. (computer software) A window or application whose purpose is to give the user the control over some aspect of the system.
    a file manager; a task manager; Program Manager

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English manager.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɛ.nə.dʒər/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ma‧na‧ger

Noun[edit]

manager m (plural managers, diminutive managertje n)

  1. A manager, someone in management.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English manager

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ma.na.dʒɛʁ/, /ma.na.dʒœʁ/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

manager m (plural managers)

  1. (sports, Europe) manager

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English manager.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

manager m (plural managers)

  1. (sports, business) manager

References[edit]

  1. ^ manager in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)

Further reading[edit]

  • manager in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

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Polish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

manager m pers (feminine managerka)

  1. (management) Alternative spelling of menedżer.
  2. (music) Alternative spelling of menedżer.
  3. (computing) Alternative spelling of menedżer.

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Further reading[edit]

  • manager in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • manager in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English manager.

Noun[edit]

manager m (plural manageri)

  1. manager

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unadapted borrowing from English manager.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • IPA(key): (everywhere but Argentina and Uruguay) /ˈmanaʝeɾ/, [ˈma.na.ʝeɾ]
  • IPA(key): (Buenos Aires and environs) /ˈmanaʃeɾ/, [ˈma.na.ʃeɾ]
  • IPA(key): (elsewhere in Argentina and Uruguay) /ˈmanaʒeɾ/, [ˈma.na.ʒeɾ]

Noun[edit]

manager m (plural managers)

  1. Alternative form of mánager

Usage notes[edit]

According to Royal Spanish Academy (RAE) prescriptions, unadapted foreign words should be written in italics in a text printed in roman type, and vice versa, and in quotation marks in a manuscript text or when italics are not available. In practice, this RAE prescription is not always followed.