HyperDic: procurator

English > 2 senses of the word procurator:
NOUNperson procurator, proxy, placeholdera person authorized to act for another
person procurator(ancient Rome) someone employed by the Roman Emperor to manage finance and taxes
English > procurator: 2 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA person authorized to act for another.
Synonymsproxy, placeholder
BroaderagentA representative who acts on behalf of other persons or organizations
Spanishapoderado
Catalanapoderat
English > procurator: 2 senses > noun 2, person
Meaning(ancient Rome) someone employed by the Roman Emperor to manage finance and taxes.
CategoryantiquityThe historic period preceding the Middle Ages in Europe
RegionRome, Roma, Eternal City, Italian capital, capital of ItalyCapital and largest city of Italy
NarrowerPilate, Pontius PilateThe Roman procurator of Judea who ordered that Jesus be crucified (died in AD 36)
Broaderbureaucrat, administrative officialAn official of a bureaucracy
Spanishprocurador
Catalanprocurador

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