German translation: Master of the Rolls (Vorsitzender der Zivilabteilung des Court of Appeal)
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English term or phrase:
Master of the Rolls
Master of the Rolls (Vorsitzender der Zivilabteilung des Court of Appeal)
English to German translations [PRO] Art/Literary - Genealogy / Titles
English term or phrase:Master of the Rolls
Historic title - as mentioned in a description of paintings:
"Continuing towards the landing, the first portrait on the right-hand side of the window overlooking the hall is of Elizabeth, wife of xxx, ***Master of the Rolls***. She was the sister of xxx."
Explanation: würde ich als Titel stehen lassen.
"Master of the Rolls, one of the four ex-officio judges of the Court of Appeal and a member of the Judicial Committee, who has charge of the rolls, patents, and grants that pass the great seal, and of all records of the Court of Chancery."
Quelle: Oxford English Dictionary
Er war also ein hoher Richter und eine Art Siegelbewahrer der rechtliche Befugnisse erteilen konnte.
BrigitteHilgner Austria Local time: 02:30 Native speaker of: German PRO pts in category: 6