KudoZ home » Arabic to English » Social Sciences

رئيس الكتاب

English translation: The chief scribe

Advertisement

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
Arabic term or phrase:رئيس الكتاب
English translation:The chief scribe
Entered by: Hanankh
Options:
- Contribute to this entry
- Include in personal glossary

20:22 Mar 25, 2003
Arabic to English translations [PRO]
Social Sciences
Arabic term or phrase: رئيس الكتاب
وقرأ رئيس الكتاب بيان تقليد السلطان
Hanankh
Local time: 07:43
The chief scribe
Explanation:
In the old days, before printing, a palace typically would have a number of scribes, with a chief scribe as the head of the pool.


Fuad
Selected response from:

Fuad Yahya
Grading comment
Thanks alot.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

Advertisement


Summary of answers provided
5 +2The chief scribeFuad Yahya


  

Answers


3 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +2
The chief scribe


Explanation:
In the old days, before printing, a palace typically would have a number of scribes, with a chief scribe as the head of the pool.


Fuad

Fuad Yahya
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 2542
Grading comment
Thanks alot.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Saleh Ayyub
5 hrs

agree  HALAHouse
10 hrs
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)




Return to KudoZ list


Changes made by editors
Dec 24, 2005 - Changes made by Fuad Yahya:
FieldOther » Social Sciences


KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.



See also:



Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search