1. (of a person) famous and respected within a particular sphere.
    "one of the world's most eminent statisticians"
  2. (of a positive quality) present to a notable degree.
    "the book's scholarship and eminent readability"
late Middle English: from Latin eminent- ‘jutting, projecting’, from the verb eminere.
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the book's scholarship and eminent readability.
one of the world's most eminent statisticians.
several City grandees and eminent lawyers.
a band of eminent British researchers.
an eminent man of great intelligence.
an eminent Shakespearean actor.
an eminent musical mastermind.
How to say eminent in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans hoog aangeskrewe
Arabic (ADJECTIVE)الشخصيات البارزة, البارزين, بارزين, شخصيات بارزة, المرموقين, بارزون, مرموقة, بارزة, بارز
Bangla বিশিষ্ট
Bosnian (Latin) eminentni
Bulgarian (ADJECTIVE)видни, изтъкнати, виден, изявени
Cantonese (Traditional) 傑出
Chinese Simplified 杰出
Chinese Traditional 傑出
Croatian (ADJECTIVE)eminentnih, ugledni, istaknuti
Czech (ADJECTIVE)významných, přední
Danish (ADJECTIVE)fremtrædende, højtstående
Dutch (ADJECTIVE)eminente, vooraanstaande
Estonian (ADJECTIVE)väljapaistev, silmapaistvamad
Fijian tamata vakawati me cecere
Finnish (ADJECTIVE)arvostettuja, etevä, merkittävien
French (ADJECTIVE)éminents
German (ADJECTIVE)bedeutenden, herausragende, hervorragenden, angesehenen, namhafte, prominenter
Greek (ADJECTIVE)επιφανείς, διαπρεπής, εξέχουσες, διακεκριμένους, περίφημο
Haitian Creole éminents
Hebrew הנודע
Hindi (ADJECTIVE)प्रख्यात, प्रतिष्ठित
Hungarian (ADJECTIVE)jeles, kiemelkedő, kiváló
Icelandic úttekt
Indonesian (ADJECTIVE)terkemuka, unggulan
Italian (ADJECTIVE)eminente, illustri
Japanese (ADJECTIVE)著名な, 著名, 有数, 屈指
Kiswahili maarufu
Korean (ADJECTIVE)저명한, 닥칠
Latvian (ADJECTIVE)ievērojamiem, izcili, pazīstamu, slavenais
Lithuanian (ADJECTIVE)žymūs, žymių
Malagasy ambony
Malay (Latin) terkemuka
Maltese eminenti
Norwegian Bokmål eminente
Persian (ADJECTIVE)برجسته
Polish (ADJECTIVE)wybitnych
Portuguese (ADJECTIVE)eminente, ilustre
Querétaro Otomi eminente
Romanian (ADJECTIVE)eminenţi
Russian (ADJECTIVE)видных, выдающихся, именитых
Serbian (Cyrillic) еминентни
Serbian (Latin) eminentni
Slovak (ADJECTIVE)významných
Slovenian (ADJECTIVE)uglednih
Spanish (ADJECTIVE)eminente, ilustre
Swedish (ADJECTIVE)framstående, eminenta, ansedda
Tamil பிரபல
Telugu ప్రముఖ
Thai ประสบความสำเร็จ
Tongan mahu'inga taha pe ia
Turkish (ADJECTIVE)güzide, seçkin
Ukrainian (ADJECTIVE)видатних
Urdu ممتاز
Vietnamese Ưu Việt
Welsh (ADJECTIVE)enwog, amlwg, blaenllaw
Yucatec Maya eminente
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