What does statesman mean?

Definitions for statesman
ˈsteɪts mənstates·man

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. statesman, solon, national leader(noun)

    a man who is a respected leader in national or international affairs

Wiktionary

  1. statesman(Noun)

    A man who is a leader in national or international affairs.

    Etymology: Calque of , state

  2. statesman(Noun)

    A male political leader who promotes the public good or who is recognized for probity, leadership, or the qualities necessary to govern a state.

    Etymology: Calque of , state

  3. statesman(Noun)

    In the dialect of the English Lake District and nearby, a man who lives on a landed estate.

    Etymology: Calque of , state

Webster Dictionary

  1. Statesman(noun)

    a man versed in public affairs and in the principles and art of government; especially, one eminent for political abilities

  2. Statesman(noun)

    one occupied with the affairs of government, and influental in shaping its policy

  3. Statesman(noun)

    a small landholder

How to pronounce statesman?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say statesman in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of statesman in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of statesman in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of statesman in a Sentence

  1. Peggy Noonan:

    Now he is a statesman, when what he really wants is to be what most reporters are, adult delinquents.

  2. Adlai Stevenson I:

    A politician is a statesman who approaches every question with an open mouth.

  3. Even Trump own daughter:

    The nation is united in its grief and the world mourns the loss of a true hero and a great statesman.

  4. Indira Gandhi:

    My father was a statesman, I am a political woman. My father was a saint. I am not.

  5. Aristotle:

    What the statesman is most anxious to produce is a certain moral character in his fellow citizens, namely a disposition to virtue and the performance of virtuous actions.

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