French translation of 'UN'
Nations fpl Unies
[observers, inspectors, ambassador, conference] des Nations Unies
[resolution, sanctions, mission] des Nations Unies
UN troops, UN forces les casques mpl bleus
the UN Security Council le Conseil de sécurité des Nations Unies
Copyright © by HarperCollins Publishers. All rights reserved.
Example Sentences Including 'UN'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
Conditions in the prison were not good, he wrote, but in his opinion they didn't specifically contravene any UN conventions.THE EXECUTION (2002)
Darling Lucy, I have been assigned to some sort of UN human rights investigation team.SEA MUSIC (2003)
Trends of 'UN'
Very Common. UN is one of the 4000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
'UN' in Other Languages
British English: UN /juː ɛn/ ABBREVIATION
The UN is an organization which most countries belong to. Its role is to encourage international peace, cooperation, and friendship. UN is an abbreviation for `United Nations'.
...a UN peacekeeping mission.
- American English: UN
- Arabic: الُأمَـمُ الـمُتَّحِدَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: NU Nações Unidas
- Chinese: 联合国
- Croatian: UN
- Czech: OSN
- Danish: FN
- Dutch: VN
- European Spanish: ONU
- Finnish: YK
- French: ONU
- German: UNO
- Greek: ΟΗΕ
- Italian: NU
- Japanese: 国際連合
- Korean: UN
- Norwegian: FN
- Polish: ONZ
- European Portuguese: NU Nações Unidas
- Romanian: ONU
- Russian: ООН
- Spanish: ONU
- Swedish: FN
- Thai: ตัวย่อขององค์การสหประชาชาติ
- Turkish: Birleşmiş Milletler
- Ukrainian: ООН
- Vietnamese: Liên hợp quốc
Translation of UN from the Collins English to French
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.
Unlock French with the Paul Noble method
Take your French to the next level with Paul's tried and tested method. No books. No rote memorization. No chance of failure. Next Steps is an intermediate course, which follows on from the Complete French Beginner's course- available to pre-order now!