In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Military Nauticaloficial feminineofficers' mess — casino de oficiales masculine Southern Cone
- officers' quarters — residencia de oficiales
- Commissioned as an infantry officer, he served in a variety of command and staff positions prior to joining the senior faculty at West Point.
- He was commissioned as an armor officer in 1991 from Niagara University.
- Elected by a meeting of the ship's officers, it helps to foster comradely relations among servicemen.
- China has sacked two high-ranking naval officers involved in a fatal submarine accident.
- His public service began as an Infantry officer in the Army.
- Anderson later served as a warrant officer and commissioned officer in the Army Reserve.
- He was one of the earliest Royal Marines officers to qualify as a fixed-wing pilot.
- But the retired army warrant officer said it's not good enough.
- The hardest workers among you may become chief petty officers, warrant officers and commissioned officers.
- The officers of the Continental Army made up perhaps the most cohesive and most national of institutions.
- His father was a retired military intelligence officer in the Egyptian army.
- In 1969, he applied for Officer Candidate School and earned a commission as an Infantry officer.
- I would not be in favor of seeing another commanding officer in charge of the military.
- We have more women commissioned officers than the Active Army, even though we're about 60 percent smaller.
- The new pattern was that he appointed almost all retired army officers into civilian offices.
- The General was commissioned as an Infantry officer from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point.
- There are also schools to train officers for the Army National Guard and the Air National Guard.
- "It became an intelligence war," said a senior military intelligence officer last week.
- In some cases, high-ranking officers re-entered the Red Army with their previous ranks restored.
- She had lunch with some of the ship's officers before going on to meet members of her air squadrons.
2police officerpolicía masculineagente de policía masculineagenteexcuse me, officer — perdone, agente
3(official)masculine funcionariofeminine funcionariafeminine dirigentemasculine directivofeminine directivacustoms officer — agente de aduanas feminine
- officer of the law — agente de la ley
- law enforcement officer — agente de la ley
- officer of the court — funcionaria de tribunales
- personnel officer — jefe de personal
- Environmental health officers serve closure orders when they believe there is a serious and immediate danger to public health.
- I have never heard of a judicial officer saying to a select committee that they want more jobs, better conditions, better pay, and all those things that flow from it.
- The professional is held in high regard like the officers of a religious organization or a professor in the educational world.
- The ambassador and other embassy officers periodically urged the Government to expedite registration of church groups.
- Like Amegy, Sterling's officers and directors control about 9 percent of the bank's shares.
- In the past decade, many of my co-workers have left journalism to become mostly corporate public relation officers.
- The university relations officer works to represent students on all matters pertaining to governance of the university.
- For example left wing union officers organised the teachers' demonstration in London in March.
- It is also an offence to make false representation to an immigration officer.
- I carried over my enthusiasm for D-dimer testing to another hospital in which I was a medical senior house officer.
- He left school at 16 to obtain a secure job as a tax officer in the civil service.
- He said she told a probation officer: "I will never forgive myself."
- Where a court or a public officer wrongly refuses jurisdiction the exercise of the jurisdiction can be commanded by a writ of mandamus.
- Citizen public security officers marked by red armbands took their places.
- He rocketed to the post of chief financial officer in less than eight years.
- He was promoted to chief operating officer a year later, and became president in late 2000.
- Now we know our rights, and protect ourselves from scam attorneys and deceitful immigration officers.
- What is hair raising though is that a civil servant, an officer from the Road Traffic Commission, is involved.
- I like to drive, he told his probation officer after his arrest.
- Local electoral officers are responsible for the conduct of local authority elections.
- It appears that his offences were committed after he had been recruited by intelligence officers of the government.
- During months of bombing, there were no public health officers to issue death certificates, which explains the lack of official statistics.
- He did not see his passport, and the agent dealt with the immigration officer at the airport.
- National union officers reported privatization increased the likelihood of redundancies and lower job security.
- The Applicant was represented by an officer of his trade union.
- He is Lucent's chief technology officer and executive vice president of corporate strategy and marketing.
- Other statements indicate a wider discontent among government officers.
- They had forgotten that they no longer were royal officers, but civil servants.
- Others argue that they can always unload a stock if corporate officers and directors are taking advantage of shareholders.
- Directors, officers and other senior financial officers set the tone for ethical behavior within any organization.
- His wife, Janice, was only asked to confirm his identity to a coroners officer on Saturday July 19.
- The regional directorate has its own press officers, accountants and managers.
- Our system ordinarily reserves that function to the judicial officer hearing the merits of the matter.
- A creditor cannot come after an officer, director or shareholder to satisfy the obligations of the corporation.
- There are several local union officials and officers involved.
- Government officers should see public property as their own and seek to protect it.
- The investment management company separated the roles of chief investment officer and managing director following the controversy.
- She said the Minister appointed the chief executive officer of the authority last week.
- Its August survey of banks' senior loan officers says business loans are increasingly available.
- The chief technical officer and senior vice president also believes size is only part of the story.
- The samithi has pointed out the need to appoint a jurist or a civil service officer as chairman of the Board.
- Francis becomes chief marketing officer and managing director at the Wayne, Pa., company.
- They have held corporate officers and directors accountable for their actions.
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