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Ordonnanz

English translation: orderly

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German term or phrase:Ordonnanz
English translation:orderly
Entered by: Steffen Walter
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09:20 Jul 4, 2008
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German term or phrase: Ordonnanz
aus einem Zeugnis:
Herr A. war seit dem ... als Ordonannz/Ordonanz im Gästekasino des Verteidigungsministeriums eingesetzt.

mein Wörterbuch sagt 'orderly'. Sagt jemand was anderes? Vielen Dank.
conny
Germany
Local time: 14:25
orderly
Explanation:
... sounds fine to me in a (quasi) military context (as in this case). The same translation is given in my French dico for ordonnance in a military context. Like many terms used in the restaurant trade, the German term is a French loanword.
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Ken Cox
Local time: 14:25
Grading comment
na dann, danke.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Ordonanz
orderly


Explanation:
... sounds fine to me in a (quasi) military context (as in this case). The same translation is given in my French dico for ordonnance in a military context. Like many terms used in the restaurant trade, the German term is a French loanword.

Ken Cox
Local time: 14:25
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 7
Grading comment
na dann, danke.

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Changes made by editors
Jul 24, 2008 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/10023">conny's</a> old entry - "Ordonanz" » "orderly"
Jul 24, 2008 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
Term askedOrdonanz » Ordonnanz


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