pronunciation: IPA: /ˈɡʌvənmənt/ /ˈɡʌvɚ(n)mənt/ `gʌvnmənt , SAMPA: /"gVv@`(n)m@nt/ /"gVv@nm@nt/            

Translations into Scottish Gaelic:

  • riaghaltas 
    body with the power to make and/or enforce laws
  • riaghladh 
    (Noun  m) [abstract]
    body with the power to make and/or enforce laws

Other meanings:

The tenure of a chief of state.
(uncountable) The management or control of a system.
A group of people who hold a monopoly on the legitimate use of force in a given territory.
government (office)
A body that has the authority to make and the power to enforce laws within a civil, corporate, religious, academic, or other organization or group.
administration (fief)
The state and its administration viewed as the ruling political power.
The body with the power to make and/or enforce laws to control a country, land area, people or organization.
(ruling) party in power

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Example sentences with "government", translation memory

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The will of the people shall be the basis of the authority of government ; this will shall be expressed in periodic and genuine elections which shall be by universal and equal suffrage and shall be held by secret vote or by equivalent free voting procedures .Bithidh toil an t-sluaigh na bhunait airson barantas riaghlaidh agus bithidh seo air a dhèanamh follaiseach ann a bhith a ' cumail thaghaidhean tro bhòtadh coitcheann a bhitheas air a chumail ann an dìomhaireachd aig amannan àiridh neo tro dhòighean saor-thaghach eile .
Everyone has the right to take part in the government of his country , directly or through freely chosen representatives .' S e còir neach sam bith co-phàirt a ghabhail ann an riaghaltas a dhùthcha gu pearsanta neo tro thaghadh riochdairean .
Furthermore , no distinction shall be made on the basis of the political , jurisdictional or international status of the country or territory to which a person belongs , whether it be independent , trust , non-self-governing or under any other limitation of sovereignty .A thuilleadh , chan fhaod deifir a bhith air a dhèanamh air bonn inbhe phoiliticeach , uachdaranail neo eadar-nàiseanta a tha ceangailte ri dùthaich dom buin neach co-dhiù tha an dùthaich sin neo-eiseimeileach , fo urras , fon rìaghladh neo fo bhacadh dùthcha eile .
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