competences (plural noun) · competency (noun) · competencies (plural noun)
  1. the ability to do something successfully or efficiently.
    "courses to improve the competence of staff" ·
    "the players displayed varying degrees of competence"
  2. dated
    an income large enough to live on, typically an unearned one.
    "he found himself with an ample competence and no obligations"
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How to use competence in a sentence?
blue blood is no guarantee of any particular merit, competence, or expertise.
the court's competence has been accepted to cover these matters.
you have business here which is out of my writ and competence.
he found himself with an ample competence and no obligations.
the players displayed varying degrees of competence.
courses to improve the competence of staff.
How to say competence in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)bevoegdheid, bekwaamheid
Arabic (NOUN)اختصاص, الكفاءة, الاختصاص, صلاحية, كفاءة, كفاءتها, الصلاحية, كفاءات, أهلية
Bangla কর্মদক্ষতা
Bosnian (Latin) nadležnost
Bulgarian (NOUN)компетентност, правомощия
Cantonese (Traditional) 能力
Catalan (NOUN)competència
Chinese Simplified 能力
Chinese Traditional 能力
Croatian (NOUN)kompetencija, nadležnost, mjerodavnosti, stručnost, ovlasti
Czech (NOUN)pravomoci, kompetence, způsobilosti, odbornou způsobilost, příslušnost, působnosti, schopnosti, kvalifikace
Danish (NOUN)kompetence, beføjelser, kvalifikationer
Dutch (NOUN)bevoegdheid, competentie, bekwaamheid, deskundigheid
Estonian (NOUN)pädevus, kompetents, asjatundlikkust
Fijian kena
Filipino kakayanan
Finnish (NOUN)toimivalta, pätevyys, osaaminen, taitojen, valtuuksia, taidot
French (NOUN)compétence
German (NOUN)Kompetenz, Zuständigkeit, Befugnisse
Greek (NOUN)αρμοδιότητα, επάρκειας, ικανότητα, αρµοδιότητες, γνώσεων, δικαιοδοσία, προσόντα
Haitian Creole konpetans
Hebrew כשירות
Hindi (NOUN)क्षमता, योग्यता
Hmong Daw nwg
Hungarian (NOUN)kompetencia, hatáskörét, illetékesség, hozzáértés, szakértelem, alkalmasság
Icelandic (NOUN)hæfni
Indonesian (NOUN)kompetensi
Italian (NOUN)competenza
Japanese (NOUN)能力, コンピテンス, コンピタンス, 力量
Kiswahili uwezo
Korean (NOUN)적성, 역량, 능력, 경쟁력
Latvian (NOUN)kompetences, prasme, piekritība, pārziņā
Lithuanian (NOUN)kompetencijos, gebėjimai, raštingumas, kvalifikacijos
Malagasy manitsy
Malay (Latin) (NOUN)kecekapan, kekompetenan, kompetensi
Maltese (NOUN)kompetenza
Norwegian Bokmål kompetanse
Persian (NOUN)شایستگی, صلاحیت, صلاحيت
Polish (NOUN)kompetencji, kwalifikacje, fachowość
Portuguese (NOUN)competência
Querétaro Otomi mahyoni
Romanian (NOUN)competenţă
Russian (NOUN)компетенции, правомочность, полномочий
Samoan tomai
Serbian (Cyrillic) компетентност
Serbian (Latin) kompetentnost
Slovak (NOUN)kompetencie, spôsobilosti, právomoci, odbornú spôsobilosť, príslušnosť, pôsobnosti, kvalifikáciu, schopnosti, zručnosť
Slovenian (NOUN)pristojnosti, kompetenca, usposobljenosti, primernostjo, sposobnosti, pismenost
Spanish (NOUN)competencia
Swedish (NOUN)kompetens, behörighet, befogenheter, kunnande
Tahitian aravihi
Tamil தகுதி
Telugu తత్వాన్ని
Thai ความรู้ความสามารถ
Tongan lavame'a
Turkish (NOUN)yetkinlik, Yeterlilik
Ukrainian (NOUN)компетенції
Urdu استعداد
Vietnamese (NOUN)thẩm quyền
Welsh (NOUN)cymhwysedd, hyfedredd, medrusrwydd, cymwyseddau
Yucatec Maya ketlamo'
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