parlement

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch parlement.

Noun[edit]

parlement (plural parlemente)

  1. parliament

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Het Europees Parlement in Straatsburg
The European Parliament in Strasbourg

Noun[edit]

parlement n (plural parlementen, diminutive parlementje n)

  1. parliament

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French parlement

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

parlement m (plural parlements)

  1. parliament

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Middle French[edit]

Noun[edit]

parlement m (plural parlemens)

  1. parliament
  2. discussion
    • circa 1369, Jean Froissart, Chroniques:
      Si eurent entre euls avant disner parlement sur l'estat de leurs besoignes
      They had, between them, discussion before dinner about the state of their work

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

parler (to speak) +‎ -ment

Noun[edit]

parlement m (oblique plural parlemenz, nominative singular parlemenz, nominative plural parlement)

  1. discussion; discourse; debate; argument
  2. council; parliament

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