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List of post-nominal letters (Brunei)

Brunei has a range of post-nominal letters denoting honours awarded to distinguished citizens.

Royal Family Order of the Crown of BruneiEdit

Royal Family Order of the Crown Brunei
Awarded by
 
The King of Brunei
TypeDynastic Order
Royal houseHouse of Bolkiah
Religious affiliationIslam
RibbonAureolin Yellow
Awarded forImmediate Brunei Royal Family Members / Heads of States only
StatusCurrently constituted
SovereignKing Hassanal Bolkiah
GradesOnly one grade
Precedence
Next (higher)None (Highest)
Next (lower)Royal Family Order of Brunei
 
The ribbon of the order

Royal Family Order of BruneiEdit

Royal Family Order of Brunei
Awarded by
 
The Sultan of Brunei
TypeDynastic Order
Royal houseHouse of Bolkiah
Religious affiliationIslam
EligibilityBrunei Royal Family / Head of States
StatusCurrently constituted
SovereignSultan Hassanal Bolkiah
GradesRoyal Family Order of Laila Utama and Royal Family Order of Seri Utama
Precedence
Next (higher)Royal Family Order of the Crown of Brunei
Next (lower)Order of the Islam Religion of the State of Brunei
 
Royal Family Order of Laila Utama
 
Royal Family Order of Seri Utama
The ribbons of the order
Office Post-nominal Title Ribbon
The Most Eminent Order of the Islam Religion of the State of Brunei[1]
Darjah Seri Ugama Islam Negara Brunei Yang Amat Bersinar
1st Class ( Dato Paduka Seri Setia ) PSSUB .  
2nd Class ( Dato Seri Setia ) DSSUB .
3rd Class ( Seri Setia ) SSUB .
4th Class ( Setia ) SUB .
5th Class ( Pingat ) PUB .
The Most Illustrious Order of Splendid Valour[2]
Darjah Paduka Laila Jasa Keberanian Gemilang Yang Amat Cemerlang
1st Class ( Dato Paduka Seri ) DPKG .  
2nd Class ( Dato Laila ) DLKG .
3rd Class ( Dato ) DKG .
The Most Exalted Order of Famous Valour[3]
Darjah Paduka Keberanian Laila Terbilang Yang Amat Gemilang
1st Class ( Dato Paduka Seri ) DPKT .  
2nd Class ( Dato Paduka ) DKLT .
3rd Class DKT .
The Most Gallant Order of the Hero of the State of Brunei[4]
Darjah Pahlawan Negara Brunei Yang Amat Perkasa
1st Class ( Dato Seri Pahlawan ) PSPNB .  
2nd Class ( Dato Hamzah Pahlawan ) DHPNB .
3rd Class PNB
4th Class PJB
The Most Blessed Order of Loyalty to the State of Brunei[5]
Darjah Setia Negara Brunei Yang Amat Bahagia
1st Class ( Dato Seri Setia ) PSNB .  
2nd Class ( Dato Setia ) DSNB .
3rd Class SNB .
4th Class PSB .
The Most Distinguished Order of Merit of Brunei[6]
Darjah Paduka Sri Laila Jasa Yang Amat Berjasa
1st Class ( Dato Paduka Seri Laila Jasa ) PSLJ .  
2nd Class ( Dato Seri Laila Jasa ) DSLJ
3rd Class SLJ
The Most Honourable Order of the Crown of Brunei[7]
Darjah Seri Paduka Mahkota Brunei Yang Amat Mulia
1st Class ( Grand Commander or Dato Seri Paduka ) SPMB .  
2nd Class ( Commander or Dato Paduka ) DPMB
3rd Class ( Companion ) SMB
The Most Faithful Order of Gallantry of Brunei[8]
Darjah Perwira Agong Negara Brunei Yang Amat Setia
1st Class PANB .  
2nd Class PNB .
Glossary :
  • Darjah : Grades - Order of chivalry
  • Dato' : grandsire
    • 1) title conferred for life together with the first or second class of an order of chivalry.
  • Gemilang : Scintillating
  • Jasa : Merit
  • Kerabat : Family - Parent
  • Keberanian : Courage
  • Mahkota : Crown
  • Negara / Negeri : State
  • Paduka : Lord, Excellency,
  • Pahlawan : Hero
  • Perkasa : Strong, brave, mighty
  • Pingat : Medal
  • Seri : High, Grand
  • Setia : Loyal, Faithful, Companion
  • Terbilang : Eminent, Regarded, Distinguished
  • Ugama : Religion
  • Utama : Main, chief, principal, special
  • Yang Amat Bersinar : : 'he who is most shining'.
  • Yang Amat Cemerlang : 'he who is most shining'.
  • Yang Amat Dihormati : : 'he who is most honourable'.

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