English translation of 'selbst ernannt'
See also selbst
self-appointed; (in Bezug auf Titel) self-styled
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'selbst ernannt' in Other Languages
British English: self-proclaimed ADJECTIVE
Self-proclaimed is used to show that someone has given themselves a particular title or status rather than being given it by other people.
...a self-proclaimed expert.
British English: self-styled ADJECTIVE
If you describe someone as a self-styled leader or expert, you disapprove of them because they claim to be a leader or expert but they do not actually have the right to call themselves this.
Two of those arrested are said to be self-styled area commanders.
Translation of selbst ernannt from the Collins German to English
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