consular

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj consular having to do with a consul or his office or duties
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Consular Of or pertaining to a consul; performing the duties of a consul; as, consular power; consular dignity; consular officers.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • consular Pertaining to the consuls in ancient Rome, or in recent times in France, or to their office; pertaining to or characterized by the office of consul: as, the consular power; a consular government. See consul.
    • consular In international law, pertaining to or having the functions of a consul (see consul, 3): as, the consular service.
    • n consular In ancient Rome: An ex-consul, and also, under the empire, one who had held the insignia of a consul without the office.
    • n consular The governor of an imperial province.
    • n consular A consul.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Consular pertaining to a consul
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. consularis,; cf. F. consulaire,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L.

Usage

In literature:

He took a seat, and stated his case in Arabic to the French Consular Agent.
"In the Tail of the Peacock" by Isabel Savory
Our idea of a gentleman in relations with the Consular and Imperial police may perhaps be incorrect.
"Critical and Historical Essays, Volume III (of 3)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay
I can't imagine why her family should approve of the match; I haven't a title and never can have, and I'm only in consular service.
"Her Ladyship's Elephant" by David Dwight Wells
Now, on the eve of my departure from Madagascar, and approaching four years of consular intercourse, I have only pleasant memories.
"Shadow and Light" by Mifflin Wistar Gibbs
Hoflehner: Consular Agent at Nish, Serbia.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume I (of 8)" by Various
Ferdinand de Lesseps was the son of a French gentleman who, fifty years since, was in the Consular service of France in Egypt.
"Great Men and Famous Women. Vol. 6 of 8" by Various
A consular report gives figures for the first half of 1900.
"All About Coffee" by William H. Ukers
Eusebia's brothers were two men of consular rank, Hypatius and Eusebius.
"The Roman History of Ammianus Marcellinus" by Ammianus Marcellinus
But he would not have needed the hand of a Consul to raise him from the ground, had he not been wounded by consular hands.
"The Life of Cicero" by Anthony Trollope
The American consular service, I had the honor to say here last year, has been an exceptionally uneven one.
"Latin America and the United States" by Elihu Root
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In poetry:

Young men, Americans!
You go to win the world
With zeal pro-consular
For our whole star
You partisans
Of liberty unfurled!
"Ode To Our Young Pro-Consuls Of The Air" by Allen Tate
Never was Bonaparte's Consular glory
Treated by Art so superbly as here;
Never a phase of his marvellous story
Handled more deftly, or rendered more clear.
"To The Portrait Of Napoleon, As First Consul" by John Lawson Stoddard
— He loves to gallop on our bitter plains,
He envies the wild life of the gaucho,
Then he returns to his Consular Palace,
And his sadness drapes him like a poncho...
"Argentine Republic — La Plata" by Henry Jean-Marie Levet

In news:

Mexican authorities say he confessed to numerous killings, including that of a US consular employee that was previously blamed on a different Aztecas leader.
Mexico to aid undocumented immigrant youths at 50 consular offices across U.S. Part of the Bay Area News Group.
Can I Notarize for Mexican Clients Using Consular IDs.
I've been asked to notarize documents for a couple from Mexico who only has their Matricula Consular cards for identification.
The Bureau of Consular Affairs has two main responsibilities - strengthening US border security and providing passports and visas to US citizens.
Can I Accept A 'Matricula Consular ' Card As Valid Identification.
NC City Accepts 'Matricula Consular ,' But Not Notaries.
Consular Aides' Suspicions Arose Months Before London Asked for an Investigation.
Can I Accept A ' Matricula Consular' Card As Valid Identification.
Activists hold a protest in front of the Chinese Consular Office in Manila on April 16, 2012, demanding the Chinese government to immediately pull out from Scarborough Shoal .
Leonardo Irias Navas, head of the Consular Section at the Embassy of Honduras in gestures in his office in Washington, Tuesday, Aug 14, 2012.
"So," the Uzbek consular official muttered as he inspected my visa application, "do you plan to visit any countries other than Uzbekistan on your journey.".
Iran's official news agency is reporting the country has closed its consular section in the western Afghan city of Herat, after anti-Iranian protests at the site on Sunday.
France's global voters worry particularly about issues such as consular services, the state funding of French schools abroad (such as lycées ) and taxes on earnings abroad.
Iran 's official news agency is reporting the country has closed its consular section in the western Afghan city of Herat, after anti- Iranian protests at the site on Sunday.
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