What is the abbreviation meaning of this?
I'm trying to re-write a paragraph by using abbreviations correctly, but I came across "Hon.". It's supposed to be a name but I can't find the meaning anywhere. Can someone help, please?
Here's the sentence:
"Recently he persuaded Hon. Smith to accompany him to the V.A. hospital..."
- drwhocodLv 48 years agoFavorite Answer
Honorable Abbr. Hon.
a. Used as a title of respect for certain high government officials: The Honorable Jane Doe, Associate Justice of the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts.
b. Used as a courtesy title for the children of barons and viscounts and the younger sons of earls.
c. Used in the House of Commons as a title of respect when speaking of another member.
- 8 years ago
It means Honorable.
- C̶a̶t̶Lv 48 years ago
it's usually used as an abbreviation for Honorable.