An honorary position is given as an honor, with no duties attached, and without payment. Other uses include:

  • Honorary Aryan, a status in Nazi Germany
  • Honorary Academy Award, by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, United States
  • Honorary authorship, listing of uninvolved people as co-authors of research papers
  • Honorary César, awarded by the Académie des Arts et Techniques du Cinema, France
  • Honorary consul, an unpaid part-time diplomatic consul
  • Honorary Goya Award, by the Academia de las Artes y las Ciencias Cinematográficas de España, Spain
  • Honorary Police, unpaid police force in Jersey
  • Honorary Prelate, a title used in the Catholic church
  • Honorary society, whose members are elected for meritorious conduct
  • honorary title, awarded as a mark of distinction
    • Honorary citizenship, awarded to aliens who have rendered service to the state
    • Honorary degree, academic degree awarded to someone not formally qualified to receive it
  • Honorary trust, a trust with neither a charitable purpose, nor a private beneficiary
  • Honorary whites, a term that was used by the apartheid regime of South Africa

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Jonathan Bailey - Episcopal Career
... In 2006 the University awarded him an honorary doctorate ... Although a largely honorary post (the Deputy Clerk to the Closet carries out the actual duties of domestic chaplaincy), the post does involve presenting new Bishops to the monarch ... In retirement he served as an honorary assistant bishop in the Diocese of Gloucester, an independent member of the Gloucestershire Police Authority and an honorary foundation fellow of the ...
List Of Members Of The International Olympic Committee - Honorary Members of The International Olympic Committee
... Most honorary members are former members who, after finishing their terms of office, are made honorary members ... Member Country Since Honorary Since Olympic participation notes Berthold Beitz Germany 1988 ... Chairman of the Olympic Museum Foundation Infanta Doña ...
List Of Avengers Members - Honorary - Young Avengers
... Hawkeye Kate Bishop Avengers The Children's Crusade #9 (May 2012) Awarded honorary membership by Captain America ...
Mitsuko Uchida - Honours and Awards
... Mitsuko Uchida was appointed Honorary Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in the 2001 New Year Honours ... At the time, the award was honorary because she was not yet a citizen of the United Kingdom ... In June 2009 she was awarded an honorary Doctor of Music (DMus) degree by the University of Oxford during Encaenia 2009 ...
Chiaki Mukai - Awards and Honors
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