Definitions and translations for "dean"

Definition of dean

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Noun
1. A senior official in a college or university, who may be in charge of a division or faculty (for example, the dean of science) or have some other advisory or disciplinary function (for example, the dean of students).
2. A dignitary or presiding officer in certain church bodies, especially an ecclesiastical dignitary, subordinate to a bishop, in charge of a chapter of canon.
3. The senior member of some group of people.
Dean of the diplomatic corps - a country's most senior ambassador
Dean of the House - the longest-serving member of a legislature
4. A hill (chiefly place names).
Verb
5. To serve as a dean.
6. To send (a student) to see the dean of a university.
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English - English - dean

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n. head priest; head of a university faculty
n. family name; male first name
n. Dean, family name

English - Spanish - dean

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s. decano, canónigo, deán
s. Dean, apellido; nombre propio masculino

English - French - dean

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n. prêtre principal, doyen (de faculté)
n. Dean, nom de famille; prénom masculin

English - German - dean

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n. Dekan einer Universität; Hauptpriester
n. Dean, Nachname; männlicher Vorname

English - Indonesian - dean

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n. pejabat tinggi gereja, dekan, ketua, pengetua, lembah, bukit pasir

English - Italian - dean

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s. (Univ) preside di facoltà; funzionario addetto alla disciplina; (Rel) decano; (Rel; catt) diacono
s. (Univ) preside di facoltà; funzionario addetto alla disciplina; (Rel) decano; (Rel; catt) diacono

English - Polish - dean

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n. dolina, dziekan, parów

English - Portuguese - dean

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s. reitor; deão
s. Dean, sobrenome; nome próprio masculino

English - Romanian - dean

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n. decan, protopop

English - Russian - dean

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с. декан, настоятель собора, старший священник
с. декан; настоятель собора; старейшина

English - Turkish - dean

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i. dekan, en kıdemli üye, başkan

English - Ukrainian - dean

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n. декан, настоятель собору, викладач-вихователь, балка

French - English - dean

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n. Dean, family name; male first name

German - English - dean

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n. family name; male first name

English - Dutch - dean

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zn. decaan; faculteitsvoorzitter
zn. Dean (achternaam)

English - Greek - dean

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ουσ. κοσμήτορας, διευθυντής, πρύτανης, αρχιμανδρίτης

German - Turkish - dean

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dekan, bas papaz

English - Arabic - dean

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‏عميد، كبير الكهنة، العميد بشكل عام‏

English - Chinese - dean

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(名) 院长, 主持牧师

English - Chinese - dean

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(名) 院長, 主持牧師

English - Hindi - dean

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n. डीन, अध्यक्ष, गिर्जाघर का अध्यक्ष, कालेज का अध्यक्ष, महाविद्यालय का अध्यक्ष

English - Japanese - dean

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(名) 学部長; 学生部長; 学生監
(名) ディーン, 姓; 男子名

English - Korean - dean

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명. 지구장, 주임 사제; 학장

English - Vietnamese - dean

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n. tu viện trưởng, khoa trưởng, tăng viện trưởng
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Synonyms for dean
1. ecclesiastic official: minister
2. dignitary: legislator, authority, leader, innovator
3. university official: administrator
Verb forms for dean
Present participle: deaning
Present: dean (3.person: deans)
Past: deaned
Future: will dean
Present conditional: would dean
Present Perfect: have deaned (3.person: has deaned)
Past Perfect: had deaned
Future Perfect: will have deaned
Past conditional: would have deaned