Comparative army officer ranks of Europe

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Rank comparison chart of all armies and land forces of European states.

Officers (OF 1–10)[edit]

Equivalent
NATO code
OF-10 OF-9 OF-8 OF-7 OF-6 OF-5 OF-4 OF-3 OF-2 OF-1 OF(D) and student officer
Albania Albania
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No equivalent
ALB-Army-OF-8.svg ALB-Army-OF-7.svg ALB-Army-OF-6.svg ALB-Army-OF-5.svg ALB-Army-OF-4.svg ALB-Army-OF-3.svg ALB-Army-OF-2.svg ALB-Army-OF-1b.svg ALB-Army-OF-1a.svg No equivalent
Gjeneral Lejtant Gjeneral Major Gjeneral Brigade Kolonel Nënkolonel Major Kapiten Toger Nëntoger


Austria Austria
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No equivalent Bundesheer - Rank insignia - General.png Bundesheer - Rank insignia - Generalleutnant.png Bundesheer - Rank insignia - Generalmajor.png Bundesheer - Rank insignia - Brigadier.png Bundesheer - Rank insignia - Oberst.png Bundesheer - Rank insignia - Oberstleutnant.png Bundesheer - Rank insignia - Major.png Bundesheer - Rank insignia - Hauptmann.png Bundesheer - Rank insignia - Oberleutnant.png Bundesheer - Rank insignia - Leutnant.png Bundesheer - Rank insignia - Fähnrich.png
General Generalleutnant Generalmajor Brigadier Oberst Oberstleutnant Major Hauptmann Oberleutnant Leutnant Fähnrich


Belarus Belarus
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No equivalent
Post-Soviet-Army-OF-8.svg Post-Soviet-Army-OF-7.svg Post-Soviet-Army-OF-6.svg Post-Soviet-Army-OF-5.svg Post-Soviet-Army-OF-4.svg Post-Soviet-Army-OF-3.svg Post-Soviet-Army-OF-2.svg Post-Soviet-Army-OF-1c.svg Post-Soviet-Army-OF-1b.svg Post-Soviet-Army-OF-1a.svg
Colonel general
(Генера́л-полко́вник)
Lieutenant general
(Генера́л-лейтена́нт)
Major general
(Генера́л-майо́р)
Colonel
(Полко́вник)
Lieutenant Colonel
(Подполко́вник)
Major
(Майо́р)
Captain
(Капита́н)
Senior Lieutenant
(Ста́рший лейтена́нт)
Lieutenant
(Лейтена́нт)
Junior Lieutenant
(Мла́дший лейтена́нт)


Belgium Belgium
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No equivalent Army-BEL-OF-09.svg Army-BEL-OF-08.svg Army-BEL-OF-07.svg Army-BEL-OF-06.svg Army-BEL-OF-05.svg Army-BEL-OF-04.svg Army-BEL-OF-03.svg Army-BEL-OF-02a.svg Army-BEL-OF-02b.svg Army-BEL-OF-01a.svg Army-BEL-OF-01b.svg No equivalent
General Lieutenant General Major General Brigadier General Colonel Lieutenant Colonel Major Commandant Captain Lieutenant Sub-lieutenant
Generaal Luitenant-generaal Generaal-majoor Brigadegeneraal Kolonel Luitenant-kolonel Majoor Kapitein-commandant Kapitein Luitenant Onderluitenant
Général Lieutenant général Général-major Général de Brigade Colonel Lieutenant-colonel Major Capitaine-commandant Capitaine Lieutenant Sous-lieutenant


Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina
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No equivalent
Bosnia and Herzegovina Colonel-general Insignia.svg Bosnia and Herzegovina Major-general Insignia.svg Bosnia and Herzegovina Brugadier-general Insignia.svg Bosnia and Herzegovina Brigadier Insignia.svg Bosnia and Herzegovina Colonel Insignia.svg Bosnia and Herzegovina Major Insignia.svg Bosnia and Herzegovina Captain Insignia.svg Bosnia and Herzegovina 1st Lieutenant Insignia.svg Bosnia and Herzegovina Lieutenant Insignia.svg No equivalent
General pukovnik General major Brigadni general Brigadir Pukovnik Major Kapetan Poručnik Podporučnik


Bulgaria Bulgaria
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No equivalent Rank insignia of Генерал of the Bulgarian Army.png Rank insignia of Генерал-лейтенант of the Bulgarian Army.png Rank insignia of Генерал-майор of the Bulgarian Army.png Rank insignia of Бригаден генерал of the Bulgarian Army.png Rank insignia of Полковник of the Bulgarian Army.png Rank insignia of Подполковник of the Bulgarian Army.png Rank insignia of Майор of the Bulgarian Army.png Rank insignia of Капитан of the Bulgarian Army.png Rank insignia of Старши лейтенант of the Bulgarian Army.png Rank insignia of Лейтенант of the Bulgarian Army.png No equivalent
Генерал
General
Генерал-лейтенант
General-leytenant
Генерал-майор
General-mayor
Бригаден генерал
Brigaden general
Полковник
Polkovnik
Подполковник
Podpolkovnik
Майор
Mayor
Капитан
Kapitan
Старши лейтенант
Starshi leytenant
Лейтенант
Leytenant


 Croatia
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Army-HRV-OF-10.svg Army-HRV-OF-09.svg Army-HRV-OF-08.svg Army-HRV-OF-07.svg Army-HRV-OF-06.svg Army-HRV-OF-05.svg Army-HRV-OF-04.svg Army-HRV-OF-03.svg Army-HRV-OF-02.svg Army-HRV-OF-01a.svg Army-HRV-OF-01b.svg No equivalent
Stožerni general General zbora General pukovnik General bojnik Brigadni general Brigadir Pukovnik Bojnik Satnik Natporučnik Poručnik


Cyprus Cyprus
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No equivalent
Cyprus-Army-OF-8.svg Cyprus-Army-OF-7.svg Cyprus-Army-OF-6.svg Cyprus-Army-OF-5.svg Cyprus-Army-OF-4.svg Cyprus-Army-OF-3.svg Cyprus-Army-OF-2.svg Cyprus-Army-OF-1b.svg Cyprus-Army-OF-1a.svg Cyprus-Army-OF-D.svg
Lieutenant general
Αντιστράτηγος
Major general
Υποστράτηγος
Brigadier
Ταξίαρχος
Colonel
Συνταγματάρχης
Lieutenant colonel
Αντισυνταγματάρχης
Major
Ταγματάρχης
Captain
Λοχαγός
Lieutenant
Υπολοχαγός
Second lieutenant
Ανθυπολοχαγός
Officer cadet
Υποψήφιος Έφεδρος Αξιωματικός


Czech Republic Czech Republic
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No equivalent CzArmy 2011 OF9-Armadni general shoulder.svg CzArmy 2011 OF8-Generalporucik shoulder.svg CzArmy 2011 OF7-Generalmajor shoulder.svg CzArmy 2011 OF6-Brigadni general shoulder.svg CzArmy 2011 OF5-Plukovnik shoulder.svg CzArmy 2011 OF4-Podplukovnik shoulder.svg CzArmy 2011 OF3-Major shoulder.svg CzArmy 2011 OF2-Kapitan shoulder.svg CzArmy 2011 OF1a-Nadporuchik shoulder.svg CzArmy 2011 OF1b-Poruchik shoulder.svg No equivalent
Armádní generál Generálporučík Generálmajor Brigádní generál Plukovník Podplukovník Major Kapitán Nadporučík Poručík


Denmark Denmark
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No equivalent Denmark-Army-OF-9-M11.svg Denmark-Army-OF-8-M11.svg Denmark-Army-OF-7-M11.svg Denmark-Army-OF-6-M11.svg Denmark-Army-OF-5-M11.svg Denmark-Army-OF-4-M11.svg Denmark-Army-OF-3-M11.svg Denmark-Army-OF-2-M11.svg Denmark-Army-OF-1b-M11.svg Denmark-Army-OF-1a-M11.svg Denmark-Army-OF-(D)-M11.svg No equivalent
General Generalløjtnant Generalmajor Brigadegeneral Oberst Oberstløjtnant Major Kaptajn Premierløjtnant Løjtnant Sekondløjtnant


Estonia Estonia
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No equivalent Estonia-Army-OF-9.svg Estonia-Army-OF-8.svg Estonia-Army-OF-7.svg Estonia-Army-OF-6.svg Estonia-Army-OF-5.svg Estonia-Army-OF-4.svg Estonia-Army-OF-3.svg ES-Army-OF14.svg ES-Army-OF13.svg ES-Army-OF1b.svg ES-Army-OF1c.svg No equivalent
Kindral Kindralleitnant Kindralmajor Brigaadikindral Kolonel Kolonelleitnant Major Kapten Leitnant Nooremleitnant Lipnik
Finland Finland
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No equivalent Kenraali kauluslaatta.svg
Kenraali hihalaatta.svg
Kenraaliluutnantti kauluslaatta.svg
Kenraaliluutnantti hihalaatta.svg
Kenraalimajuri kauluslaatta.svg
Kenraalimajuri hihalaatta.svg
Prikaatikenraali kauluslaatta.svg
Prikaatikenraali hihalaatta.svg
Colonel
Eversti hihalaatta.svg
Lieutenant Colonel
Everstiluutnantti hihalaatta.svg
Major
Majuri hihalaatta.svg
Captain
Kapteeni hihalaatta.svg
Yliluutnantti kauluslaatta.svg
First Lieutenant
Lieutenant
Lieutenant
Second Lieutenant
Vänrikki hihalaatta.svg
Officer Candidate
Upseerikokelas hihalaatta.svg
Officer Student
Upseerioppilas hihalaatta.svg
Kenraali
General
Kenraaliluutnantti
Generallöjtnant
Kenraalimajuri
Generalmajor
Prikaatikenraali
Brigadgeneral
Eversti
Överste
Everstiluutnantti
Överstelöjtnant
Majuri
Major
Kapteeni
Kapten
Yliluutnantti
Premiärlöjtnant
Luutnantti
Löjtnant
Vänrikki
Fänrik
Upseerikokelas
Officersaspirant
Upseerioppilas
Officerselev


 France
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Army-FRA-OF-10.svg Army-FRA-OF-09.svg Army-FRA-OF-08.svg Army-FRA-OF-07.svg Army-FRA-OF-06.svg Army-FRA-OF-05.svg Army-FRA-OF-04.svg Army-FRA-OF-03.svg Army-FRA-OF-02.svg Army-FRA-OF-01a.svg Army-FRA-OF-01b.svg Army-FRA-OF-01c.svg Army-FRA-OF-00.svg
Maréchal de France[note 1] Général d'armée Général de corps d'armée Général de division Général de brigade Colonel Lieutenant-Colonel Commandant Capitaine Lieutenant Sous-Lieutenant Aspirant Élève-officier


Georgia (country) Georgia
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No equivalent Georgia-Army-OF-9.svg Georgia-Army-OF-8.svg Georgia-Army-OF-7.svg Georgia-Army-OF-6.svg Georgia-Army-OF-5.svg Georgia-Army-OF-4.svg Georgia-Army-OF-3.svg Georgia Army OF-3.png Georgia Army OF-1c.png Georgia Army OF-1b.png Georgia Army OF-1a.png No equivalent
General
(გენერალი)
Lieutenant General
(გენერალ ლეიტენანტი)
Major General
(გენერალ მაიორი)
Brigadier General
(ბრიგადის გენერალი)
Colonel
(პოლკოვნიკი)
Lieutenant Colonel
(ლეიტენანტ პოლკოვნიკი)
Major
(მაიორი)
Captain
(კაპიტანი)
Senior Lieutenant
(უფროსი ლეიტენანტი)
Lieutenant
(ლეიტენანტი)
Junior Lieutenant
(უმცროსი ლეიტენანტი)


Germany Germany
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No equivalent HD H 64 General.svg HD H 63 Generalleutnant.svg HD H 62 Generalmajor.svg HD H 61 Brigadegeneral.svg HD H 53 Oberst i.G..svg HD H 52 Oberstleutnant HFla.svg HD H 51 Major FJg.svg HD H 44 Stabshauptmann Art.svg HD H 43 Hauptmann HAufkl.svg HD H 42 Oberleutnant Pz.svg HD H 41 Leutnant FschJg.svg HD H 33a Oberfähnrich HFlg.svg HD H 31a Fähnrich Pi.svg HD H 21a Fahnenjunker FJg.svg Enlisted rank plus bottom thin silver
cord indicating cadet's career
General General­leutnant General­major Brigade­general Oberst Oberst­leutnant Major Stabs­haupt­mann Haupt­mann Ober­leut­nant Leut­nant Ober­fähn­rich Fähn­rich Fahnen­junker


Greece Greece
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No equivalent Army-GRE-OF-09.svg Army-GRE-OF-08.svg Army-GRE-OF-07.svg Army-GRE-OF-06.svg Army-GRE-OF-05.svg Army-GRE-OF-04.svg Army-GRE-OF-03.svg Army-GRE-OF-02.svg Army-GRE-OF-01a.svg Army-GRE-OF-01b.svg GR-Army-OFD.svg No equivalent
General Lieutenant General Major General Brigadier Colonel Lieutenant Colonel Major Captain First Lieutenant Second Lieutenant Officer Designate
Στρατηγός Αντι­στράτηγος Υπο­στράτηγος Ταξί­αρχος Συν­ταγματ­άρχης Αντι­συν­ταγματ­άρχης Ταγματ­άρχης Λοχαγός Υπο­λοχαγός Ανθυπο­λοχαγός Δόκιμος Έφεδρος Αξιω­ματικός


Equivalent
NATO code
OF-10 OF-9 OF-8 OF-7 OF-6 OF-5 OF-4 OF-3 OF-2 OF-1 OF(D) and student officer
 Hungary
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No equivalent Rank Army Hungary OF-09.svg Rank Army Hungary OF-08.svg Rank Army Hungary OF-07.svg Rank Army Hungary OF-06.svg Rank Army Hungary OF-05.svg Rank Army Hungary OF-04.svg Rank Army Hungary OF-03.svg Rank Army Hungary OF-02.svg Rank Army Hungary OF-01b.svg Rank Army Hungary OF-01a.svg No equivalent No insignia
Vezérezredes Altábornagy Vezérőrnagy Dandártábornok Ezredes Alezredes Őrnagy Százados Főhadnagy Hadnagy Honvéd­tisztje­lölt


Iceland Iceland
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No equivalent
Iceland OF-5.svg Iceland OF-4.svg Iceland OF-3.svg Iceland OF-2.svg Iceland OF-1b.svg Iceland OF-1a.svg No equivalent
Ofursti Undirofursti Majór Höfuðsmaður Liðsforingi Undirliðsforingi


Republic of Ireland Ireland
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No equivalent
Ireland-Army-OF-8.svg Ireland-Army-OF-7.svg Ireland-Army-OF-6.svg Ireland-Army-OF-5.svg Ireland-Army-OF-4.svg Ireland-Army-OF-3.svg Ireland-Army-OF-2.svg Ireland-Army-OF-1b.svg Ireland-Army-OF-1a.svg IE-Army-OF0a.png IE-Army-OF0b.png
Leifteanant-Ghinearál Maor-Ghinearál Briogáidire-Ghinearál Coirnéal Leifteanant-Choirnéal Ceannfort Captaen Leifteanant Dara Leifteanant Dalta Sinsir Dalta Sóisir


 Italy
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Rank insignia of generale of the Army of Italy (1973).svg Rank insignia of generale di corpo d'armata con incarichi speciali of the Army of Italy (1973).svg Rank insignia of generale di corpo d'armata of the Army of Italy (1973).svg Rank insignia of generale di divisione of the Army of Italy (1973).svg Rank insignia of generale di brigata of the Army of Italy (1973).svg Rank insignia of colonnello of the Army of Italy (1973).svg Rank insignia of tenente colonnello of the Army of Italy (1973).svg Rank insignia of maggiore of the Army of Italy (1973).svg Rank insignia of primo capitano of the Army of Italy (1973).svg Rank insignia of capitano of the Army of Italy (1973).svg Rank insignia of tenete of the Army of Italy (1973).svg Rank insignia of sottotenete of the Army of Italy (1973).svg No equivalent Rank insignia of allievo ufficiale of the Italian Army.svg
Generale
(Chief of Defense Staff only)
Generale di Corpo d'Armata con Incarichi Speciali
(Chief of Army General Staff)
Generale di Corpo d'Armata
(Tenente Generale)
Generale di Divisione
(Maggior Generale)
Generale di Brigata
(Brigadier Generale)
Colonnello Tenente Colonnello Maggiore Primo capitano Capitano Tenente Sottotenente Allievo Ufficiale


Kosovo Kosovo
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No equivalent
None.svg None.svg None.svg Kosovo-Army-OF-5.svg Kosovo-Army-OF-4.svg Kosovo-Army-OF-3.svg Kosovo-Army-OF-2.svg Kosovo-Army-OF-1b.svg Kosovo-Army-OF-1a.svg
Lieutenant General
Gjeneral Lejtnant
Major General
Gjeneral Major
Brigadier General
Gjeneral Brigade
Colonel
Kolonel
Lieutenant Colonel
Nën Kolonel
Major
Major
Captain
Kapiten
First Lieutenant
Toger
Second Lieutenant
Nën Toger


Latvia Latvia
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No equivalent
LV-Army-OF8.png LV-Army-OF7.png LV-Army-OF6.png LV-Army-OF5.png LV-Army-OF4.png LV-Army-OF3.png LV-Army-OF2.png LV-Army-OF1a.png LV-Army-OF1b.png None.svg
Ģenerāl­leitnants Ģenerāl­majors Brigādes ģenerālis Pulkvedis Pulkvež­leitnants Majors Kapteinis Virs­leitnants Leitnants Kadets


Liechtenstein Liechtenstein No army


Lithuania Lithuania
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No equivalent
21-Lithuania Army-LG.svg 20-Lithuania Army-MG.svg 19-Lithuania Army-BG.svg 18-Lithuania Army-COL.svg 17-Lithuania Army-LTC.svg 16-Lithuania Army-MAJ.svg 15-Lithuania Army-CPT.svg 14-Lithuania Army-1LT.svg 13-Lithuania Army-2LT.svg No equivalent SF kariūnas LKA.jpg
Generolas leitenantas Generolas majoras Brigados generolas Pulkininkas Pulkininkas leitenantas Majoras Kapitonas Vyresnysis leitenantas Leitenantas Kariūnas


Luxembourg Luxembourg
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No equivalent
Army-LUX-OF-09.svg Army-LUX-OF-05.svg Army-LUX-OF-04.svg Army-LUX-OF-03.svg Army-LUX-OF-02.svg Army-LUX-OF-01a.svg Army-LUX-OF-01b.svg Army-LUX-OF-00.svg No equivalent
Général
(Chef d'État-Major)
Colonel Lieutenant-Colonel Major Capitaine Premier-Lieutenant Lieutenant Aspirant-Officier


Republic of Macedonia Macedonia
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No equivalent 18-APM-GEN.svg 17-APM-LG.svg 16-APM-MG.svg 15-APM-BG.svg 14-APM-COL.svg 13-APM-LTC.svg 12-APM-MAJ.svg 11-APM-CPT.svg 10-APM-1LT.svg 09-APM-2LT.svg Unknown
Army General
(Армија Генерал)
Colonel general
(Генерал-Полковник)
Divisional general
(Регионален генерал)
Brigade general
(Бригаден Генерал)
Colonel
(Полковник)
Lieutenant colonel
(Потполковник)
Major
(Мајор)
Captain
(Капетан)
Lieutenant
(Поручник)
Second lieutenant
(Потпоручник)


Malta Malta
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No equivalent
14.Malta Army-BG.svg 13.Malta Army-COL.svg 12.Malta Army-LTC.svg 11.Malta Army-MAJ.svg 10.Malta Army-CAPT.svg 09.Malta Army-1LT.svg 08.Malta Army-2LT.svg No equivalent
Brigadier
(Brigadier)
Colonel
(Kurunell)
Lieutenant Colonel
(Logutenent Kurunell)
Major
(Maġġur)
Captain
(Kaptan)
Lieutenant
(Logutenent)
Second Lieutenant
(Sekond Logutenent)


Moldova Moldova
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No equivalent
17-Moldovan Army-LG.svg 16-Moldovan Army-MG.svg 15-Moldovan Army-BG.svg 14-Moldovan Army-COL.svg 13-Moldovan Army-LTC.svg 12-Moldovan Army-MAJ.svg 11-Moldovan Army-CPT.svg 10-Moldovan Army-1LT.svg 09-Moldovan Army-2LT.svg None.svg
General de Corp de Armată General de Divizie General de Brigadă Colonel Locotenent-Colonel Maior Căpitan Locotenent-Major Locotenent Cursant


Monaco Monaco
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No equivalent
Colonel Lieutenant Colonel Major Captain Lieutenant Sub-Lieutenant Monaco-army-OF-(D).svg
Colonel Lieutenant Colonel Commandant Capitaine Lieutenant Sous Lieutenant Assistant


Montenegro Montenegro
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No equivalent 19-Montenegro Army-GEN.svg 18-Montenegro Army-LG.svg 17-Montenegro Army-MG.svg 16-Montenegro Army-BG.svg 15-Montenegro Army-COL.svg 14-Montenegro Army-LTC.svg 13-Montenegro Army-MAJ.svg 12-Montenegro Army-CPT.svg 11-Montenegro Army-1LT.svg 10-Montenegro Army-2LT.svg No equivalent
General Pukovnik General Potpukovnik General Major Brigadir General Pukovnik Potpukovnik Major Kapetan Poručnik Potporučnik


Netherlands Netherlands
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No equivalent Nl-landmacht-generaal.svg Nl-landmacht-luitenant generaal.svg Nl-landmacht-generaal majoor.svg Nl-landmacht-brigade generaal.svg Nl-landmacht-kolonel.svg Nl-landmacht-luitenant kolonel.svg Nl-landmacht-majoor.svg Nl-landmacht-kapitein ritmeester.svg Nl-landmacht-eerste luitenant.svg Nl-landmacht-tweede luitenant.svg Nl-landmacht-vaandrig.svg Enlisted or NCO rank plus Royal Military Academy
logo indicating cadet's career
Generaal Luitenant-generaal Generaal-majoor Brigadegeneraal Kolonel Luitenant-kolonel Majoor Kapitein/Ritmeester 1e Luitenant 2e Luitenant Vaandrig/Kornet
Norway Norway
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No equivalent Norway-army-OF-9.svg Norway-army-OF-8.svg Norway-army-OF-7.svg Norway-army-OF-6.svg Norway-army-OF-5.svg Norway-army-OF-4.svg Norway-army-OF-3.svg Norway-army-OF-2.svg Norway-army-OF-1b.svg Norway-army-OF-1a.svg No equivalent
General Generalløytnant Generalmajor Brigader Oberst Oberstløytnant Major Kaptein/
Rittmester
Løytnant Fenrik


 Poland
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Army-POL-OF-10.svg Army-POL-OF-09.svg Army-POL-OF-08.svg Army-POL-OF-07.svg Army-POL-OF-06.svg Army-POL-OF-05.svg Army-POL-OF-04.svg Army-POL-OF-03.svg Army-POL-OF-02.svg Army-POL-OF-01a.svg Army-POL-OF-01b.svg No equivalent Pagon podchorazego zawodowej Wyższej Szkoły Oficerskiej.jpg
Marszałek Polski[note 1] Generał Generał broni Generał dywizji Generał brygady Pułkownik Podpułkownik Major Kapitan Porucznik Podporucznik Podchorąży
Equivalent
NATO code
OF-10 OF-9 OF-8 OF-7 OF-6 OF-5 OF-4 OF-3 OF-2 OF-1 OF(D) and student officer
 Portugal
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Army-POR-OF-10.svg Army-POR-OF-09.svg Army-POR-OF-08.svg Army-POR-OF-07.svg Army-POR-OF-06.svg Army-POR-OF-05b.svg Army-POR-OF-04.svg Army-POR-OF-03.svg Army-POR-OF-02.svg Army-POR-OF-01a.svg Army-POR-OF-01b.svg Army-POR-OF-00a.svg Army-POR-OF-00b.svg
Marechal
Marshal
[note 1]
General
General
Tenente-general
Lieutenant-general
Major-general
Major-general
Brigadeiro-general
Brigadier-general
Coronel
Colonel
Tenente-coronel
Lieutenant-colonel
Major
Major
Capitão
Captain
Tenente
First Lieutenant
Alferes
Second Lieutenant
Aspirante-a-oficial
Officer candidate
Cadete
Officer cadet


Romania Romania
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Romania-Army-OF-10.svg Romania-Army-OF-9.svg Romania-Army-OF-8.svg Romania-Army-OF-7.svg Romania-Army-OF-6.svg Romania-Army-OF-5.svg Romania-Army-OF-4.svg Romania-Army-OF-3.svg Romania-Army-OF-2.svg Romania-Army-OF-1b.svg Romania-Army-OF-1a.svg No equivalent
Mareșal[note 1] General General-locotenent General-maior General de brigadă Colonel Locotenent-colonel Maior Căpitan Locotenent Sublocotenent


Russia Russia
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Marshal of the Russian Federation Army General Colonel General Lieutenant General Major General Colonel Lieutenant Colonel Major Captain Senior Lieutenant Lieutenant Junior Lieutenant Kursant
Márshal Rossíyskoy
Federátsii
Generál Ármii Generál-Polkóvnik Generál-Leytenánt Generál-Mayór Polkóvnik Podpolkóvnik Mayór Kapitán Stárshiy leytenánt Leytenánt Mládshiy leytenánt Kursant


San Marino San Marino
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No equivalent
None.svg None.svg None.svg None.svg None.svg None.svg None.svg Unknown
Generale Colonnello Tenente Colonnello Maggiore Capitano Tenente Sottotenente


Serbia Serbia
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No equivalent 18-Serbian Army-GEN.svg 17-Serbian Army-LG.svg 16-Serbian Army-MG.svg 15-Serbian Army-BG.svg 14-Serbian Army-COL.svg 13-Serbian Army-LTC.svg 12-Serbian Army-MAJ.svg 11-Serbian Army-CPT.svg 10-Serbian Army-LT.svg 09-Serbian Army-SLT.svg Unknown
General
(Генерал)
Lieutenant General
(Генерал-Потпуковник)
Major General
(Генерал-Мајор)
Brigadier General
(Бригадни Генерал)
Colonel
(Пуковник)
Lieutenant Colonel
(Потпуковник)
Major
(Мајор)
Captain
(Капетан)
Lieutenant
(Поручник)
Second Lieutenant
(Потпоручник)


Slovakia Slovakia
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No equivalent Army-SVK-OF-09.svg Army-SVK-OF-08.svg Army-SVK-OF-07.svg Army-SVK-OF-06.svg Army-SVK-OF-05.svg Army-SVK-OF-04.svg Army-SVK-OF-03.svg Army-SVK-OF-02.svg Army-SVK-OF-01a.svg Army-SVK-OF-01b.svg No equivalent
Generál Generálporučík[note 2] Generálmajor Brigádny Generál Plukovník Podplukovník Major Kapitán Nadporučík Poručík
Slovenia Slovenia
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No equivalent 21-Slovenian Army-GEN.svg 20-Slovenian Army-LG.svg 19-Slovenian Army-MG.svg 18-Slovenian Army-BG.svg 17-Slovenian Army-COL.svg 16-Slovenian Army-LTC.svg 15-Slovenian Army-MAJ.svg 14-Slovenian Army-CPT.svg 13-Slovenian Army-1LT.svg 12-Slovenian Army-2LT.svg No equivalent
General polkoovnik Generalpodpolkovnik Generalmajor Brigadir General Polkovnik Podpolkovnik Major Stotnik Nadporočnik Poročnik


 Spain
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Capitán General General de Ejército Teniente General General de División General de Brigada Coronel Teniente Coronel Comandante Capitán Teniente Alférez Alférez 13eje.png 12ej.png 13ej.png
Capitán general[note 3] General de Ejército Teniente general General de división General de brigada Coronel Teniente coronel Comandante Capitán Teniente Alférez Caballero Alférez Cadete Alumno repetidor Alumno 2º Alumno 1º


Sweden Sweden
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No equivalent SWE-General.svg SWE-Generallöjtnant.svg SWE-Generalmajor.svg SWE-Brigadgeneral.svg SWE-överste.svg SWE-överstelöjtnant.svg SWE-major.svg SWE-Kapten.svg SWE-Löjtnant.svg SWE-Fänrik.svg None.svg
General Generallöjtnant Generalmajor Brigadgeneral Överste Överstelöjtnant Major Kapten Löjtnant Fänrik Kadett


Switzerland Switzerland
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No equivalent
General
Corps General
Division General
Brigade General
Colonel
Lieutenant Colonel
Major
Captain
First Lieutenant
Lieutenant
No equivalent
General Korpskommandant Divisionär Brigadier Oberst Oberstleutnant Major Hauptmann Oberleutnant Leutnant
Général Commandant de corps Divisionnaire Brigadier Colonel Lieutenant-colonel Major Capitaine Premier-lieutenant Lieutenant


Turkey Turkey
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Turkey-army-OF-10.svg Turkey-army-OF-9.svg Turkey-army-OF-9a.svg Turkey-army-OF-8.svg Turkey-army-OF-7.svg Turkey-army-OF-6.svg Turkey-army-OF-5.svg Turkey-army-OF-4.svg Turkey-army-OF-3.svg Turkey-army-OF-2.svg Turkey-army-OF-1.svg Turkey-army-OF-1b.svg Turkey-army-OF-0.svg Various[note 4]
Mareşal[note 1] Genelkurmay
Başkanlığı
[note 5]
Orgeneral Korgeneral Tümgeneral Tuğgeneral Albay Yarbay Binbaşı Yüzbaşı Üsteğmen Teğmen Asteğmen Harbiyeli
Ukraine Ukraine
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UA shoulder mark 22.svg UA shoulder mark 21.svg UA shoulder mark 20.svg UA shoulder mark 19.svg UA shoulder mark 18.svg UA shoulder mark 17.svg UA shoulder mark 16.svg UA shoulder mark 15.svg UA shoulder mark 14.svg UA shoulder mark 13.svg UA shoulder mark 12.svg UA shoulder mark 11.svg None.svg
General of the army of Ukraine
(Генерал армії України)
Colonel General
(Генерал-полковник)
Lieutenant General
(Генерал-лейтенант)
Major General
(Генерал-майор)
Brigadier General
(Бригадний генерал)
Colonel
(Полковник)
Lieutenant Colonel
(Підполковник)
Major
(Майор)
Captain
(Капітан)
Senior Lieutenant
(Старший лейтенант)
Lieutenant
(Лейтенант)
Junior Lieutenant
(Хорунжий)
Officer cadet
(курсант)


United Kingdom
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Field marshal General Lieutenant-general Major-general Brigadier Colonel Lieutenant-colonel Major Captain Lieutenant Second lieutenant Officer cadet No equivalent
Field marshal[note 1] General Lieutenant-general Major-general Brigadier Colonel Lieutenant-colonel Major Captain Lieutenant Second lieutenant Officer cadet


Vatican City Vatican City
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No equivalent
Colonel Lieutenant Colonel Major Captain No equivalent
Oberst Oberstleutnant Major Hauptmann


Equivalent
NATO code
OF-10 OF-9 OF-8 OF-7 OF-6 OF-5 OF-4 OF-3 OF-2 OF-1 OF(D) and student officer

Remark:
NATO STANAG 2116 lists Officer Designates (listed here as OF(D)) of some countries alongside OF-1 ranks.

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Notes[edit]

  • 1 Title; Honorary or posthumous rank; war time rank; ceremonial rank. For example, in Spain this rank is held solely by H.M. the King of Spain.
  1. ^ a b c d e f Title; Honorary or posthumous rank; war time rank; ceremonial rank
  2. ^ The appropriate branch of service badge is pinned just under the top button of the for all ranks excluding full General.
  3. ^ The King only
  4. ^ Student officer insignia designates school grade rather than military seniority.
  5. ^ Chief of the Army General Staff. The background color may be different if he is not from air forces or navy. If he has been promoted to Mareşal on duty, he wears OF-10 insignia only.

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