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Definition of Deputy lieutenant
Deputy lieutenantLieutenant Lieu*ten"ant (l[-u]*t[e^]n"ant), n. [F., fr. lieu
place + tenant holding, p. pr. of tenir to hold, L. tenere.
See Lieu, and Tenant, and cf. Locum Tenens.]
1. An officer who supplies the place of a superior in his
absence; a representative of, or substitute for, another
in the performance of any duty.
The lawful magistrate, who is the vicegerent or
lieutenant of God. --Abp.
(a) A commissioned officer in the army, next below a
(b) A commissioned officer in the British navy, in rank
next below a commander.
(c) A commissioned officer in the United States navy, in
rank next below a lieutenant commander.
Note: Lieutenant is often used, either adjectively or in
hyphened compounds, to denote an officer, in rank next
below another, especially when the duties of the higher
officer may devolve upon the lower one; as, lieutenant
general, or lieutenant-general; lieutenant colonel, or
lieutenant-colonel; lieutenant governor, etc.
Deputy lieutenant, the title of any one of the deputies or
assistants of the lord lieutenant of a county. [Eng.]
Lieutenant colonel, an army officer next in rank above
major, and below colonel.
Lieutenant commander, an officer in the United States navy,
in rank next below a commander and next above a
Lieutenant general. See in Vocabulary.
(a) An officer of a State, being next in rank to the
governor, and, in case of the death or resignation of
the latter, himself acting as governor. [U. S.]
(b) A deputy governor acting as the chief civil officer of
one of several colonies under a governor general.
Meaning of Deputy lieutenant from wikipedia
- the United
Kingdom, a deputy lieutenant
is a Crown appointment
and one of several deputies
to the lord lieutenant
of a lieutenancy
area: an English
a deputy lieutenant
is one of the lord lieutenant
. The word lieutenant derives
from French; the lieu meaning...
- 2020 Deputy
, Indiana, a small
town in the United States Deputy
Dawg, a Terrytoons cartoon character
(disambiguation) Deputy lieutenant
- of Lieutenant
(appointed by letters patent
"), and empowered
the Lord Lieutenant
to appoint Deputy Lieutenants
- Deputy lieutenants
by the Lord Provost
1899 by virtue
of office, is also Lord-Lieutenant
- A deputy lieutenant
by the Lord Lieutenant
of Aberdeenshire. The Lieutenancy
Area of Aberdeenshire
at different times Captain
of Calais, King's Lieutenant
(Castle), or Lord Deputy
of Calais. Commands
were over the castle
- list of Deputy Lieutenants
of Wiltshire. Unlike
of High Sheriff, which
is for one year, the term of office
of a Deputy Lieutenant
- Colonel General
held by the Deputy Ministers
of Public Security Trung
tướng Công an - Police Lieutenant General
held by the Directors...
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