diplomat vs diplomatist what difference

what is difference between diplomat and diplomatist

English

Etymology

From French diplomate, a back-formation from diplomatique (diplomatic), ultimately from Ancient Greek δίπλωμα (díplōma, double-folded document).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈdɪ.plə.mæt/

Noun

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.

  2. (figuratively) Someone who uses skill and tact in dealing with other people

Synonyms

  • diplomatist

Related terms

  • diplomacy
  • diplomatic

Derived terms

  • diplomat cream

Translations

See also

  • chargé d’affaires
  • consul
  • envoy
  • high commissioner

Czech

Etymology

From French diplomate.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈdɪplomat]

Noun

diplomat m (feminine diplomatka)

  1. diplomat

Further reading

  • diplomat in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • diplomat in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Danish

Etymology

From French diplomate.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /diplomaːt/, [d̥ipʰˈl̥oˈmæːˀd̥]

Noun

diplomat c (singular definite diplomaten, plural indefinite diplomater)

  1. diplomat

Inflection

Further reading

  • “diplomat” in Den Danske Ordbog

Indonesian

Etymology

From Dutch diplomaat, from French diplomate, from New Latin dīplōmaticus.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [dɪp̚ˈlomat̚]
  • Hyphenation: dip‧lo‧mat

Noun

diplomat (first-person possessive diplomatku, second-person possessive diplomatmu, third-person possessive diplomatnya)

  1. diplomat: a person, such as an ambassador, who is accredited to represent a government officially in its relations with other governments or international organisations.

Related terms

Further reading

  • “diplomat” in Kamus Besar Bahasa Indonesia (KBBI) Daring, Jakarta: Badan Pengembangan dan Pembinaan Bahasa, Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan Republik Indonesia, 2016.

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

From French diplomate.

Noun

diplomat m (definite singular diplomaten, indefinite plural diplomater, definite plural diplomatene)

  1. a diplomat

Related terms

  • diplomati
  • diplomatisk

References

  • “diplomat” in The Bokmål Dictionary.

Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology

From French diplomate.

Noun

diplomat m (definite singular diplomaten, indefinite plural diplomatar, definite plural diplomatane)

  1. a diplomat

Related terms

  • diplomati
  • diplomatisk

References

  • “diplomat” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Romanian

Etymology

From French diplômé.

Noun

diplomat m (plural diplomați)

  1. diplomat

Declension

Adjective

diplomat m or n (feminine singular diplomată, masculine plural diplomați, feminine and neuter plural diplomate)

  1. having a diploma or a degree

Declension


Serbo-Croatian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /diplǒmat/
  • Hyphenation: di‧plo‧mat

Noun

diplòmat m (Cyrillic spelling дипло̀мат)

  1. diplomat

Declension


Turkish

Etymology

From Ottoman Turkish دیپلومات‎, from French diplomate.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /dip.lɔ.mat/, /dip.ɫɔ.mat/

Noun

diplomat (definite accusative diplomatı, plural diplomatlar)

  1. diplomat

Declension


English

Pronunciation

  • (US) IPA(key): /dɪˈploʊməˌtɪst/

Noun

diplomatist (plural diplomatists)

  1. a diplomat
    • 1827, James Fenimore Cooper, The Prairie
      It was not so easy to penetrate the motives of the Pawnees. Calm, dignified, and yet far from repulsive, they set an example of courtesy, blended with reserve, that many a diplomatist of the most polished court might have strove in vain to imitate.

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