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French translation: hussier; portier; placeur

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15:53 Jul 16, 2000
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: usher
conference
nancy gemmell
French translation:hussier; portier; placeur
Explanation:
According to the Robert and Collins dictionary,

hussier - is used to name an usher in a law court

portier - is doorkeeper

membre du service d'ordre - at a public meeting

placeur- is used in a theater

Good luck, hopefully one of these will fit your context.


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spodur
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Most complete answer, merci beaucoup.
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Summary of answers provided
naouvreur/placeur/huissierLingua S.
nahôtesses
Béatrice Huret-Morton
nahussier; portier; placeurspodur
naplaceur/ouvreur
kecikyle


  

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8 mins
placeur/ouvreur


Explanation:
If you are talking about someone who seats people. Would need a little more context.


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kecikyle
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Local time: 19:32
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
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9 mins
hussier; portier; placeur


Explanation:
According to the Robert and Collins dictionary,

hussier - is used to name an usher in a law court

portier - is doorkeeper

membre du service d'ordre - at a public meeting

placeur- is used in a theater

Good luck, hopefully one of these will fit your context.




spodur
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Most complete answer, merci beaucoup.
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10 hrs
hôtesses


Explanation:
Nos hôtesses ... is commonly heard, although I guess it depends on the type of conference.

Cheers,

Béa

Béatrice Huret-Morton
Local time: 01:32
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 490
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14 hrs
ouvreur/placeur/huissier


Explanation:
ouvreur-in cinema or conference
huissier-in judgement

I hope it will help you,Nancy.
By the way...Your name is very nice.Is it really your name ?

Lingua S.
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