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French-English Translation of
Higher or lower

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Higher or lower?  
by unprousting (GB), 2017-07-12, 11:39  like dislike  Spam?  
Un gentilhomme de dernière catégorie

Dernière can mean both the highest and the lowest as I understand it. In terms of rank in society, does this mean a gentleman of a high social standing or a lower social standing? I'm tending towards higher, but I'd like to be certain.

The bigger context would help be more accurate...  #883343
by matthieu- (FR/US), 2017-12-05, 15:16  like dislike  Spam?  
I would more so incline toward 'low' as a stand alone sentence.
'Dernier/Dernière' has the 'low/last' meaning most often.
Thanks  #883349
by unprousting (GB), 2017-12-05, 16:57  like dislike  Spam?  
And welcome back matthieu, you were missed!

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