Comparative navy officer ranks of Asia

Summary

Rank comparison chart of navies of Asian states.

OfficersEdit

Rank group General/flag officers Field/senior officers Junior officers Officer cadet
  Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan No navy


  Armenia No navy


  Azerbaijani Navy[1]
                   
Admiral Vitse-admiral Kontr-admiral Birinci dərəcəli kapitan Ikinci dərəcəli kapitan Üçüncü dərəcəli kapitan Kapitan-leytenant Baş leytenant Leytenant Kiçik leytenant


  Royal Bahrain Naval Force
                     
مشیر
Mushir
فريق أول‎‎
Fariq 'awal
فريق
Fariq
لواء
Liwa
عميد
Amid
عقيد
Aqid
مقدم
Muqaddam
رائد
Ra'id
نقيب
Naqib
ملازم أول
Mulazim awwal
ملازم
Mulazim


  Bangladesh Navy[2]
                       
Admiral Vice admiral Rear admiral Commodore Captain Commander Lieutenant commander Lieutenant Sub-lieutenant Acting Sub-lieutenant Midshipman Officer cadet


  Bhutan No navy


  Royal Brunei Navy[3]
                            
Laksamana armada Laksamana Laksamana madya Laksamana muda Laksamana pertama Kepten Komander Leftenan komander Leftenan Leftenan madya Leftenan muda Pegawai kadet


  Royal Cambodian Navy
                     
នាយឧត្តមនាវី
Néay Ŭtdâmnéavi
ឧត្តមនាវីឯក
Ŭtdâmnéavi Êk
ឧត្តមនាវីទោ
Ŭtdâmnéavi Toŭ
ឧត្តមនាវីត្រី
Ŭtdâmnéavi Trei
វរនាវីឯក
Vôrnéavi Êk
វរនាវីទោ
Vôrnéavi Toŭ
វរនាវីត្រី
Vôrnéavi Trei
អនុនាវីឯក
Ânŭnéavi Êk
អនុនាវីទោ
Ânŭnéavi Toŭ
អនុនាវីត្រី
Ânŭnéavi Trei
នាយចំណង់
Néay Châmnáng


  PLA Navy[4]
                     
海军上将
Hǎijūn shàngjiàng
海军中将
Hǎijūn zhōngjiàng
海军少将
Hǎijūn shàojiàng
海军大校
Hǎijūn dàxiào
海军上校
Hǎijūn shàngxiào
海军中校
Hǎijūn zhōngxiào
海军少校
Hǎijūn shàoxiào
海军上尉
Hǎijūn shàngwèi
海军中尉
Hǎijūn zhōngwèi
海军少尉
Hǎijūn shàowèi
海军学员
Hǎijūn xuéyuán


  Republic of China Navy
                   
一級上將
It-kip siōng-chiòng
二級上將
Jī-kip siōng-chiòng
中將
Tiong-chiòng
少將
Siáu-chiòng
上校
Siōng-hāu
中校
Tiong-hāu
少校
Siáu-hāu
上尉
Siōng-ùi
中尉
Tiong-ùi
少尉
Siáu-ùi
軍校生
Jūnxiào shēng


  Republic of China Marine Corps
                   
二級上將
Jī-kip siōng-chiòng
中將
Tiong-chiòng
少將
Siáu-chiòng
上校
Siōng-hāu
中校
Tiong-hāu
少校
Siáu-hāu
上尉
Siōng-ùi
中尉
Tiong-ùi
少尉
Siáu-ùi

Ùi
軍校生
Jūnxiào shēng


  Indian Navy[5]
                        
Admiral of the fleet
एडमिरल ऑफ़ द फ्लीट
Admiral
एडमिरल
Vice Admiral
वाइस एडमिरल
Rear Admiral
रियर एडमिरल
Commodore
कमोडोर
Captain
कैप्टन
Commander
कमांडर
Lieutenant commander
लेफ्टिनेंट कमांडर
Lieutenant
लेफ्टिनेंट
Sub-lieutenant
सब-लेफ्टिनेंट
Midshipman


Rank group General/flag officers Field/senior officers Junior officers Officer cadet
  Indonesian Navy[6]
                     
Laksamana besar Laksamana Laksamana madya Laksamana muda Laksamana pertama Kolonel Letnan kolonel Mayor Kapten Letnan satu Letnan dua


  Iranian Navy[7]
                                    
دریابد
Daryabod
دریاسالار
Daryasalar
دریابان
Daryaban
دریادار
Daryadar
دریادار دوم
Daryadar dovom
ناخدا یکم
Nakhoda yekom
ناخدا دوم
Nakhoda dovom
ناخدا سوم
Nakhoda sevom
ناوسروان
Navsarvan
ناوبان یکم
Navban yekom
ناوبان دوم
Navban dovom
ناوبان سوم
Navban sevom
دانشجوی دانشگاه امام خمینی ره
Daneshjuye daneshgahe imam khomeini
Fleet admiral Admiral Vice admiral Rear admiral (upper half) Rear admiral (lower half) Captain Commander Lieutenant Commander Lieutenant Lieutenant Junior Grade Ensign Ensign Junior Grade Imam Khomeini Naval University
officer cadet


  Iraqi Navy[8]
                     
مشیر
Mushir
فريق أول‎‎
Fariq 'awal
فريق
Fariq
لواء
Liwa
عميد
Amid
عقيد
Aqid
مقدم
Muqaddam
رائد
Ra'id
نقيب
Naqib
ملازم أول
Mulazim awwal
ملازم
Mulazim


  Israeli Navy[9]
                     
רב-אלוף
Rav aluf
אלוף
Aluf
תת-אלוף
Tat aluf
אלוף משנה
Aluf mishne
סגן-אלוף
Sgan aluf
רב סרן
Rav seren
סרן
Seren
סגן
Segen
סגן-משנה
Segen mishne
קצין אקדמאי בכיר
Katzín akademai bakhír
קצין מקצועי אקדמאי
Katzín miktsoí akademai


  Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force[10]
                    
幕僚長たる海将
Bakuryōchō-taru-kaishō
海将
Kaishō
海将補
Kaishō-ho
1等海佐
Ittō kaisa
2等海佐
Nitō kaisa
3等海佐
Santō kaisa
1等海尉
Ittō kaii
2等海尉
Nitō kaii
3等海尉
Santō kaii


  Royal Jordanian Navy[11]
                       
مشیر
Mushir
فريق أول‎‎
Fariq 'awal
فريق
Fariq
لواء
Liwa
عميد
Amid
عقيد
Aqid
مقدم
Muqaddam
رائد
Ra'id
نقيب
Naqib
ملازم أول
Mulazim awwal
ملازم
Mulazim
تلميذ مرشح
Tilmidh murashah


  Kazakh Naval Forces[12]
                     
Жоғарғы Бас қолбасшының
Joğarğı Bas qolbasşınıñ
Адмирал
Admïral
Вице-адмирал
Vice-admïral
Контр-адмирал
Kontr-admïral
Бірінші дәрежелі капитан
Birinşi därejeli kapïtan
Екінші дәрежелі капитан
Ekinşi därejeli kapïtan
Үшінші дәрежелі капитан
Üşinşi därejeli kapïtan
Капитан-лейтенант
Kapïtan-leytenant
Аға лейтенант
Ağa leytenant
Лейтенант
Leytenant
Кадет
Kadet


  Korean People's Army Naval Force[13]
                       
대장
Daejang
상장
Sangjang
중장
Chungjang
소장
Sojang
대좌
Daechwa
상좌
Sangjwa
중좌
Chungjwa
소좌
Sojwa
대위
Taewi
상위
Daewi
중위
Chungwi
소위
Sowi


  Republic of Korea Navy[14]
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
원수
Wonsu
대장
Daejang
중장
Jungjang
소장
Sojang
준장
Junjang
대령
Daeryeong
중령
Jungnyeong
소령
Soryeong
대위
Daewi
중위
Jungwi
소위
Sowi


  Republic of Korea Marine Corps[15]
                   
대장
Daejang
중장
Jungjang
소장
Sojang
준장
Junjang
대령
Daeryeong
중령
Jungnyeong
소령
Soryeong
대위
Daewi
중위
Jungwi
소위
Sowi


  Kuwait Navy
                   
فريق أول‎‎
Fariq 'awal
فريق
Fariq
لواء
Liwa
عميد
Amid
عقيد
Aqid
مقدم
Muqaddam
رائد
Ra'id
نقيب
Naqib
ملازم أول
Mulazim awwal
ملازم
Mulazim


  Kyrgyzstan No navy


Rank group General/flag officers Field/senior officers Junior officers Officer cadet
  Lao People's Navy[16]
                   
General
ພົນເອກ
Lieutenant general
ພົນໂທ
Major general
ພົນຕີ
Brigadier general
ພົນຈັດຕະວາ
Colonel
ພັນເອກ
Lieutenant Colonel
ພັນໂທ
Major
ພັນຕີ
Captain
ຮ້ອຍເອກ
Lieutenant
ຮ້ອຍໂທ
Second Lieutenant
ຮ້ອຍຕີ


  Lebanese Navy[17]
                       
عماد
Eimad
لواء
Liwa
عميد
Amid
عقيد
Aqid
مقدّم
Muqaddam
رائد
Ra'id
نقيب
Naqib
ملازم أوّل
Mulazim awwal
ملازم
Mulazim
تلميذ ضابط سنة ثالثة
Tilmidh dabit sanat 3
تلميذ ضابط سنة ثانية
Tilmidh dabit sanat 2
تلميذ ضابط سنة أولى
Tilmidh dabit sanat 1


  Royal Malaysian Navy[18]
                         
Laksamana armada Laksamana Laksamana madya Laksamana muda Laksamana pertama Kepten Komander Leftenan komander Leftenan Leftenan madya Leftenan muda Pegawai kadet kanan Pegawai kadet


  Maldivian Coast Guard
                   
Brigadier general
ބްރިގޭޑިއަރ ޖެނެރަލް
Colonel
ކާނަލް
Lieutenant colonel
ލެފްޓިނަންޓް ކާނަލް
Major
މޭޖަރ
Captain
ކެޕްޓަން
Lieutenant
ފަސްޓް ލެފްޓިނަންޓް
Second lieutenant
ލެފްޓިނަންޓް
Officer Cadet


  Mongolia No navy


  Myanmar Navy
                         
ဗိုလ်ချုပ်မှူးကြီး
bauilaʻ khayupaʻ mahūʺkarīʺ
ဒုတိယ ဗိုလ်ချုပ်မှူးကြီး
dautaiya bauilaʻ khayupaʻ mahūʺkarīʺ
ဗိုလ်ချုပ်ကြီး
bauilaʻ khayupaʻ karīʺ
ဒုတိယ ဗိုလ်ချုပ်ကြီး
dautaiya bauilaʻ khayupaʻ karīʺ
ဗိုလ်ချုပ်
bauilaʻ khayupaʻ
ဗိုလ်မှူးချုပ်
bauilaʻ mahūʺkhayupaʻ
ဗိုလ်မှူးကြီး
bauilaʻ mahūʺkrīʺ
ဒုတိယ ဗိုလ်မှူးကြီး
dautaiya bauilaʻ mahūʺ krīʺ
ဗိုလ်မှူး
bauilaʻ mahūʺ
ဗိုလ်ကြီး
bauilaʻ krīʺ
ဗိုလ်
bauilaʻ
ဒုတိယ ဗိုလ်
dautaiya bauilaʻ
ဗိုလ်လောင်း
bauilaʻ laeāṅaʻʺ


  Nepal No navy


  Royal Navy of Oman
                           
مشیر
Mushir
فريق أول‎‎
Fariq 'awal
فريق
Fariq
لواء
Liwa
عميد
Amid
عقيد
Aqid
مقدم
Muqaddam
رائد
Ra'id
نقيب
Naqib
ملازم أول
Mulazim awwal
ملازم
Mulazim


  Pakistan Navy[19]
                   
Admiral
ایڈمرل
Vice admiral
وائس ایڈمرل
Rear admiral
بحریہ کا امیر
Commodore
کموڈور
Captain
کپتان
Commander
کمانڈر
Lieutenant commander
لیفٹیننٹ کمانڈر
Lieutenant
لیفٹیننٹ
Sub-lieutenant
سب لیفٹیننٹ
Midshipman
مڈ شپ مین


  Philippine Navy
                       
Admiral Vice admiral Rear admiral Commodore Captain Commander Lieutenant commander Lieutenant Lieutenant (junior grade) Ensign


  Qatari Emiri Navy
                   
فريق أول‎‎
Fariq 'awal
فريق
Fariq
لواء
Liwa
عميد
Amid
عقيد
Aqid
مقدم
Muqaddam
رائد
Ra'id
نقيب
Naqib
ملازم أول
Mulazim awwal
ملازم
Mulazim


  Russian Navy[20]
                                           
Адмирал флота
Admiral flota
Адмирал
Admiral
Вице-адмирал
Vitse-admiral
Контр-адмирал
Contre-admiral
Капитан 1-го ранга
Kapitan 1-go ranga
Капитан 2-го ранга
Kapitan 2-go ranga
Капитан 3-го ранга
Kapitan 3-go ranga
Капитан-лейтенант
Kapitan-leytenant
Старший лейтенант
Starshey leytenant
Лейтенант
Leytenant
Младший лейтенант
Mladshiy leytenant
Курсант
Kursant


Rank group General/flag officers Field/senior officers Junior officers Officer cadet
  Royal Saudi Navy[21]
                   
فريق أول‎‎
Fariq 'awal
فريق
Fariq
لواء
Liwa
عميد
Amid
عقيد
Aqid
مقدم
Muqaddam
رائد
Ra'id
نقيب
Naqib
ملازم أول
Mulazim awwal
ملازم
Mulazim


  Republic of Singapore Navy[22]
No insignia yet                          
Admiral Vice admiral Rear admiral Rear admiral
(junior grade)
Colonel Senior lieutenant colonel Lieutenant colonel Major Captain Lieutenant Second lieutenant
Midshipman


  Sri Lanka Navy[23]
                        
Admiral Vice admiral Rear admiral Commodore Captain Commander Lieutenant commander Lieutenant Sub-lieutenant Acting Sub-lieutenant Midshipman


  Syrian Arab Navy[24]
                     
فريق
Fariq
عماد أول‎‎
Eimad 'awal
عماد
Eimad
لواء
Alliwa'
عميد
Amid
عقيد
Aqid
مقدم
Muqaddam
رائد
Ra'id
نقيب
Naqib
ملازم أول
Mulazim awwal
ملازم
Mulazim


  Tajikistan No navy


  Royal Thai Navy[25]
                     
จอมพลเรือ
Chom phon ruea
พลเรือเอก
Phon ruea ek
พลเรือโท
Phon ruea tho
พลเรือตรี
Phon ruea tri
พลเรือจัตวา
Phon ruea chattawa
นาวาเอก
Nawa ek
นาวาโท
Nawa tho
นาวาตรี
Nawa tri
เรือเอก
Ruea ek
เรือโท
Ruea tho
เรือตรี
Ruea tri
นักเรียนนายเรือ
Nak-rian nairuea


  East Timor Navy[26]
             
Capitão de Mar e Guerra Capitão de Fragata Capitão-tenente Primeiro-tenente Segundo-tenente Guarda-marinha Aspirante


  Turkmen Naval Forces[27]
                     
Flot admiraly Admiral Wise-admiral Kontr-admiral 1-nji derejeli kapitan 2-nji derejeli kapitan 3-nji derejeli kapitan Kapitan-leýtenant Uly leýtenant Leýtenant Kiçi leýtenant


  United Arab Emirates Navy
                   
فريق أول‎‎
Fariq 'awal
فريق
Fariq
لواء
Liwa
عميد
Amid
عقيد
Aqid
مقدم
Muqaddam
رائد
Ra'id
نقيب
Naqib
ملازم أول
Mulazim awwal
ملازم
Mulazim


  Uzbek River Force[28]
           
I rang kapitani II rang kapitani III rang kapitani Kapitan-leytenant Katta leytenant Leytenant


  Vietnam People's Navy[29]
                       
Đô đốc Phó Đô đốc Chuẩn Đô đốc Đại tá Thượng tá Trung tá Thiếu tá Đại úy Thượng úy Trung úy Thiếu úy Học viên Sĩ quan


  Yemeni Navy
             
عميد
Amid
عقيد
Aqid
مقدم
Muqaddam
رائد
Ra'id
نقيب
Naqib
ملازم أول
Mulazim awwal
ملازم ثان
Mulazim than


Rank group General/flag officers Field/senior officers Junior officers Officer cadet

Warrant OfficersEdit

Equivalent
NATO rank
WO-5 WO-4 WO-3 WO-2 WO-1
  Bangladesh Navy
         
Honorary lieutenant Honorary sub-lieutenant Master chief petty officer Senior chief petty officer Chief petty officer


  Republic of China Marine Corps
 
Warrant Officer
(纯尉
Chunwèi)


  Republic of Korea Navy
 
 
Jun-wi
준위
Warrant Officer


  Republic of Korea Marine Corps
 
Jun-wi
준위
Warrant Officer


  Maldivian Coast Guard
         
Chief Warrant Officer Warrant Officer Grade 4 Warrant Officer Grade 3 Warrant Officer Grade 2 Warrant Officer Grade 1


  Pakistan Navy
     
Master Chief Petty Officer Fleet Chief Petty Officer Chief Petty Officer


  Republic of Singapore Navy
           
Chief warrant officer Senior warrant officer Master warrant officer First warrant officer Second warrant officer Third warrant officer


   Vietnam People's Navy
             
Chief
Warrant Officer

(Thượng tá QNCN)
Senior
Warrant Officer

(Trung tá QNCN)
Master
Warrant Officer

(Thiếu tá QNCN)
First
Warrant Officer

(Đại úy QNCN)
Second
Warrant Officer

(Thượng úy QNCN)
Third
Warrant Officer

(Trung úy QNCN)
Fourth
Warrant Officer

(Thiếu úy QNCN)
Equivalent
NATO rank
WO-5 WO-4 WO-3 WO-2 WO-1

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

ReferencesEdit

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