ayuntamiento

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish ayuntamiento.

Noun[edit]

ayuntamiento (plural ayuntamientos)

  1. A corporation or body of magistrates in cities and towns in Spain, corresponding to mayor and aldermen.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ayuntar +‎ -miento.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aɟ͡ʝuntaˈmjento/, [aʝũn̪t̪aˈmjẽn̪t̪o]

Noun[edit]

ayuntamiento m (plural ayuntamientos)

  1. a corporation or body of magistrates in cities and towns, corresponding to mayor and aldermen
  2. city hall, town hall

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