Complete Definition of "soldier"

Image:Three norwegian soldiers w respirators.jpg|thumb|right|Soldiers.

English

Pronunciation
sōl'jə(r), /ˈsəʊldʒə(r)/, /"[email protected]?@(r)/
:Rhymes:English:-əʊldʒə(r)|Rhymes: -əʊldʒə(r)
sŏl'jə(r), /ˈsɒldʒə(r)/, /"[email protected](r)/<!-- how i say it -->
:Rhymes:English:-ɒldʒə(r)|Rhymes: -ɒldʒə(r)
audio|en-us-soldier.ogg|Audio (US)

Noun
en-noun

  1. A member of an army, of any rank.
  2. A guardsman.
  3. A member of the Salvation Army.
  4. UK A piece of butter|buttered bread (or toast), cut into a long thin strip and dipped into a soft-boiled egg.
  5. A term of affection for a young boy.

Translations
trans-top|member of an army
Albanian: t-|sq|ushtar|xs=Albanian
Croatian: t+|hr|vojnik|m
Czech: t-|cs|voják|m
French: t+|fr|soldat|m
Greek: t|el|στρατιώτης|m|sc=Grek (stratiótis)
Kurdish:
:Sorani: t|ku|عه‌سکه‌ر|tr`askar|scKUchar, t|ku|چه‌کمه‌بۆر|trchakmabor|scKUchar, t|ku|سه‌رباز|trsarbAz|scKUchar
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Portuguese: t+|pt|soldado|m
Russian: солдат (soldát) m, воин (vóin) m, военнослужащий (vojennoslúžaš'ij) m, военный (vojénnyj) m, вояка (vojáka) m coll., солдафон (soldafón) m coll.
Serbian: vojnik, vojnoslužac
Slovene: vojak m
Welsh: t-|cy|milwr|m|xs=Welsh
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ttbc|Arabic: ARchar|جندي unicode|(júndi)
ttbc|Catalan: soldat m
ttbc|Chinese: 士兵 (shìbīng), 軍人/军人 (jūnrén)
ttbc|Dutch: soldaat m
ttbc|Esperanto: soldato
ttbc|Estonian: sõdur, sõjaväelane
ttbc|German: Soldat m
ttbc|Hebrew: חיל|חייל (khayal) m
ttbc|Hungarian: katona
ttbc|Italian: soldato m

ttbc|Japanese: 兵士 (へいし, heishi), 軍人 (ぐんじん, gunjin)
ttbc|Korean: 군인 (gunin)
ttbc|Latin: miles|mīles m
Norwegian soldat m
ttbc|Polish: żołnierz m
ttbc|Scottish Gaelic: saighdear m, laoch m, gaisgeach m
ttbc|Spanish: soldado m italbrac|private soldier; militar m italbrac|member of an army|usually of higher rank; milico m Andes|River Plate region|pejorative
ttbc|Swedish: soldat c (1,3), frälsningssoldat c (3)
ttbc|Telugu: సైనికుడు (sainikuDu)
ttbc|Thai: ทหาร (taharn)

Verb
en-verb

  1. To continue.
  2. To be a soldier.

Derived terms
soldier on

See also
soldierly
toy soldier, plastic soldier
soldier ant, soldier bee
soldier of fortune

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