What is honorary?

  • (adj): Given as an honor without the normal duties.
    Example: "An honorary degree"


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

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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 Pilar de Borbón ...
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
... Award - Satte Junior Chamber of Commerce (1995) Aeromedical Association of Korea Honorary Membership (1995) Tatebayashi Children’s Science Exploratorium ...
List Of Avengers Members - Honorary - Young Avengers
... modeled after the Avengers, the surviving Young Avengers were awarded honorary membership following the "Children's Crusade" storyline ... Bishop Avengers The Children's Crusade #9 (May 2012) Awarded honorary membership by Captain America ...
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 ... 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 ...