English → English - principal

Pronunciation
n. school director, school master; capital sum (Finance)
adj. chief, head, leading; primary, main, major; first in rank, of the highest importance or priority
adj. principal, fundamental; leading, cardinal; central, close, foremost; main; prime, right

English → Spanish - principal

Pronunciation
s. director, mayor, poderdante, primera figura; capital principal
adj. principal, capital, maestro, mayor

Spanish → English - principal

Pronunciation
adj. principal, prime; cardinal; grand, great; top, uppermost

English → French - principal

Pronunciation
n. principal, directeur, proviseur, doyen; patron, mandant, commettant; capital, somme importante (Economie)
adj. principal; capital; essentiel, majeur, de première importance

English → German - principal

Pronunciation
n. Prinzipal; Rektor; Hauptdarsteller (Theater); Vorsitzender; Auftraggeber; Kreditsumme; Kapitalbetrag
adj. Haupt-; prinzipiell; allererst

English → Indonesian - principal

Pronunciation
n. penyuruh, ketua sekolah, kepala sekolah, guru kepala, pelaku utama, uang pokok, modal
a. utama, pokok, terpenting, prinsipil, kebuyutan

English → Italian - principal

Pronunciation
s. capo, (fam) principale; (Scol) direttore; (am; Scol) preside; (Teat) protagonista; mandante, committente; (Econ) capitale; (Dir) bene principale; primo, duellante
agg. primo, principale, fondamentale, (lett) precipuo; (Econ) del capitale

English → Polish - principal

Pronunciation
n. szef, dyrektor, kierownik, mocodawca, zleceniodawca, sprawca, kapitał w odróżnieniu od odsetek
a. główny, czołowy, kapitalny, nominalny, pryncypalny

English → Portuguese - principal

Pronunciation
s. diretor (de colégio); principal, capital (dinheiro)
adj. principal; o mais importante; aquele de mais alto nível

English → Romanian - principal

Pronunciation
n. conducător, şef, director, debitor principal, solist {muz.}, protagonist
a. principal, căpetenie: de căpetenie, fundamental, esenţial, bază: de bază

English → Russian - principal

Pronunciation
с. глава, начальник, патрон, директор, доверитель, капитал
прил. главный, основной, ведущий

English → Turkish - principal

Pronunciation
i. başkan, şef, okul müdürü, müvekkil, fail, düellocu, sermaye, anapara, anamal
s. baş, ana, asıl, esas, belli başlı, temel

English → Ukrainian - principal

Pronunciation
n. глава, начальник, ректор університету, директор школи, провідний актор, капітал, керівник, дуеліст, дуелянт
a. головний, основний, провідний, начальний

French → English - principal

Pronunciation
adj. principal, fundamental; leading, cardinal; central, close, foremost; main; prime, right

Portuguese → English - principal

Pronunciation
adj. substantial, highlight

Romanian → English - principal

a. principal, cardinal, main, chief, head, staple, first, capital, primal, premier, prime, leading, front, notional, broad, high, grand

English → Dutch - principal

Pronunciation
bn. voornaamst, hoofd-
zn. hoofd, directeur, hoofdpersoon, patroon, principaal

English → Greek - principal

Pronunciation
ουσ. αρχικό κεφάλαιο, αυτουργός, διευθυντής σχολείου, εντολέας, κεφάλαιο, κύριος, αρχηγός, διευθυντής, σχολάρχης
επίθ. κυριότερος, συμβαλλόμενος, πρωταίτιος

French → Spanish - principal

Pronunciation
1. (général) principal; más importante
2. (importance) principal; esencial; mayor; fundamental; primordial; capital
3. (de base) básico; principal 4. (en charge) al mando de; autorizado; en jefe

Spanish → French - principal

Pronunciation
1. (general) principal; le plus en vue; le plus en avant
2. (importancia) primaire; premier; principal; maître; primordial; capital
3. (preponderante) prépondérant; majeur 4. (básico) principal; de base

Spanish → German - principal

Pronunciation
n. kapital, prinzipal, chef
a. hauptsächlich, wesentlich, ausgezeichnet

Spanish → Russian - principal

Pronunciation
n. директор,
adj. главный, коренной, основной

French → German - principal

Pronunciation
n. direktor
adj. wichtigste, hauptsächlich, haupt-, bedeutendste, ober-

French → Italian - principal

Pronunciation
1. (général) principale; più importante
2. (importance) primario; principale; primo; migliore; essenziale; fondamentale; capitale
3. (de base) maggiore; principale 4. (en charge) in comando; soprintendente

French → Portuguese - principal

Pronunciation
1. (général) principal; mais importante
2. (importance) primordial; principal; essencial; fundamental; maior; capital
3. (de base) de base; capital 4. (en charge) comandante; dirigente; supervisor; superintendente

French → Russian - principal

Pronunciation
n. главное (m)
a. коренной, основной, главный, кардинальный, ведущий, важнейший, первейший

French → Turkish - principal

Pronunciation
başlıca, ana, en önemli

Portuguese → French - principal

Pronunciation
1. (geral) principal; le plus en vue; le plus en avant
2. (importância) primaire; premier; principal; maître; primordial; capital
3. (protagonista) prépondérant; majeur

French → Dutch - principal

Pronunciation
1. (général) belangrijkst
2. (importance) eerst; voornaamste; hoofd-; primair; top-; hoogste; essentieel; wezenlijk; doorslaggevend; belangrijkste
3. (de base) voornaamste; hoofd- 4. (en charge) bevelend; bevelvoerend; leidend; hoofd-

English → Arabic - principal

Pronunciation
‏مدير مدرسة، رأس مال، ناظر، شىء رئيسي، النجمة، الفنان، المسئول الرئيسي‏
‏أساسي، رئيسي، الشئ الأساسي‏

English → Chinese - principal

Pronunciation
(名) 校长, 本金, 首长
(形) 主要的, 首要的, 重要的

English → Chinese - principal

Pronunciation
(名) 校長, 本金, 首長
(形) 主要的, 首要的, 重要的

English → Hindi - principal

Pronunciation
n. मूलधन, अध्यक्ष, प्रधानाचार्य, शिर
a. प्रधान, प्रमुख, उत्तम, परम, श्रेष्ठ

English → Japanese - principal

Pronunciation
(形) 主要な; 重要な; 長の
(名) 校長; 学長; 指導者; 元金; 主役

English → Korean - principal

Pronunciation
명. 학교교장; 총계 (회계)
형. 주요한, 으뜸가는; 주된; 최상급의, 제일의, 선두의, 으뜸가는

English → Vietnamese - principal

Pronunciation
n. giám đốc, hiệu trưởng, người chánh phạm
a. chủ, chánh, quang trọng, chủ yếu

Spanish → Korean - principal

Pronunciation
n. 사장
adj. 기본, 주요한

Definition of principal

Pronunciation
Adjective
1. Primary; most important.
Smith is the principal architect of this design.
The principal cause of the failure was poor planning.
2. Of or relating to a prince; princely.
Noun
3. The money originally invested or loaned, on which basis interest and returns are calculated.
A portion of your mortgage payment goes to reduce the principal, and the rest covers interest.
4. The chief administrator of a school.
5. The chief executive and chief academic officer of a university or college.
6. One who directs another (the agent) to act on one's behalf.
When an attorney represents a client, the client is the principal who permits the attorney, the client's agent, to act on the client's behalf.
7. The primary participant in a crime.
8. A company represented by a salesperson.
My principal sells metal shims.
9. North America A partner or owner of a business.
10. A diapason, a type of organ stop on a pipe organ.
11. The construction that gives shape and strength to a roof, generally a truss of timber or iron; or, loosely, the most important member of a piece of framing.
12. The first two long feathers of a hawk's wing.
13. One of the turrets or pinnacles of waxwork and tapers with which the posts and centre of a funeral hearse were formerly crowned.
14. An essential point or rule; a principle.
15. A dancer at the highest rank within a professional dance company, particularly a ballet company.
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