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The Right Honourable is an honorific style traditionally applied to certain persons and to certain collective bodies in the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, some other Commonwealth realms, the Anglophone Caribbean, Mauritius and occasionally elsewhere. "Right" in this context is an adverb meaning "to a great extent or degree". It is only used for living people, not dead ones.

The Right Honourable (The Rt Hon. or Rt Hon.) is an honorific style traditionally applied to certain persons and to certain collective bodies in the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, some other Commonwealth realms, the Anglophone Caribbean, Mauritius and occasionally elsewhere. "Right" in this context is an adverb meaning "to a great extent or degree". It is only used for living people, not dead ones.