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|Hierarchy of naval officer ranks|
|Admiral of the navy
Admiral of the fleet • Fleet admiral
Frigate captain is a naval rank in the naval forces of several countries.
Countries using this rank include Argentina and Spain (Spanish: capitán de fragata), France (French: capitaine de frégate), Belgium (Dutch: fregatkapitein), Italy (Italian: capitano di fregata), Brasil and Portugal (Portuguese: capitão de fragata) Croatia (Croatian: kapetan fregate ) and Germany (German: Fregattenkapitän) .
The Russian/Soviet equivalent is "captain of the 2nd rank" (капитан 2-го ранга)
Insignia of a capitaine de frégate in the French Navy
Insignia of a capitano di fregata in the Italian Navy
Insignia of a Fregattenkapitän in the German Navy
Insignia of a capitão de fragata of the Brazilian Navy
Insignia of a capitão de fragata of the Portuguese Navy
Insignia of a captain of the 2nd rank Soviet Navy
- NATO STANAG 2116 of 25 February 2010
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