General

A general officer, commonly kent as general, is an officer o heich militar ranks, uisually in the airmy, an in some naitions, the air force.[1] The term is widely uised bi mony naitions o the warld, an when a kintra uises a different term, thare is an equivalent teetle given.

The term "general" is uised in twa ways: as the generic teetle for aw grades o general officer; an as a specific rank. Syne the late twentiet century, the rank o general is uisually the heichest active rank o a militar nae at war.

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  1. In the Unitit States, general officers authorized tae display a flag shawin their rank are cried " "Flag officer – Definition and More from the Free Merriam-Webster ..." . In ither naitions the term "flag officer" uisually applies tae admirals.
Other Languages
asturianu: Xeneral
azərbaycanca: General
Bikol Central: Heneral
беларуская: Генерал
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Генэрал
български: Генерал
bosanski: General
буряад: Жанжан
català: General
Cebuano: Heneral
čeština: Generál
dansk: General
Deutsch: General
Ελληνικά: Στρατηγός
Esperanto: Generalo
español: General
eesti: Kindral
فارسی: ارتشبد
suomi: Kenraali
français: Général
Frysk: Generaal
galego: Xeneral
עברית: גנרל
हिन्दी: जनरल
hrvatski: General
հայերեն: Գեներալ
Bahasa Indonesia: Jenderal
italiano: Generale
日本語: 将官
Basa Jawa: Jéndral
ქართული: გენერალი
қазақша: Генерал
ಕನ್ನಡ: ಜನರಲ್
한국어: 장성급 장교
lietuvių: Generolas
latviešu: Ģenerālis
македонски: Генерал
മലയാളം: ജനറൽ
मराठी: जनरल
Bahasa Melayu: Jeneral
Plattdüütsch: General
Nederlands: Generaal
norsk nynorsk: General
norsk: General
occitan: Generau
Ирон: Инæлар
polski: Generał
português: General
Runa Simi: Wamink'a
română: General
русский: Генерал
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: General
Simple English: General officer
slovenčina: Generál
slovenščina: General
shqip: Gjenerali
српски / srpski: Генерал
svenska: General
Kiswahili: Jenerali
ไทย: พลเอก
Tagalog: Heneral
Türkçe: General
тыва дыл: Генерал
українська: Генералітет
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: General
ייִדיש: גענעראל
粵語: 將官