tribunal

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

PIE word
*tréyes

From Old French tribunal, from Latin tribūnal (tribunal), from tribus (tribe).

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Noun[edit]

tribunal (plural tribunals)

  1. (law) An assembly including one or more judges to conduct judicial business; a court of law.
    • 1611, Thomas Coryate, Coryat's Crudities hastily gobbled up in Five Months Travels in France, Italy, &c:
      Having now so amply declared unto thee most of the principal things of this thrice-renowned and illustrious city, I will briefly by way of an epitome mention most of the other particulars thereof, and so finally shut up this narration: there are reported to be in Venice and the circumjacent islands two hundred churches in which are one hundred forth-three pairs of organs, fifty-four monasteries, twenty-six nunneries, fifty-six tribunals or places of judgment, seventeen hospitals, six companies or fraternities, whereof I have before spoken; one hundred and sixty-five marble statues of worthy personages, partly equestrial, partly pedestrial, which are erected in sundry places of the city, to the honour of those that either at home have prudently administered the commonweal, or abroad valiantly fought for the same.
  2. (Philippines, historical) A kind of village hall used to transact business, to quarter troops and travellers, and to confine prisoners.

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Noun[edit]

tribunal m (plural tribunals)

  1. tribunal

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin tribūnal (tribunal).

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Noun[edit]

tribunal m (plural tribunaux)

  1. tribunal
  2. (law) court, court of law
    Synonym: cour

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Ladin[edit]

Noun[edit]

tribunal m (plural tribunai)

  1. tribunal

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Neuter gender of supposed adjective *tribūnālis, from tribūnus (tribune), from tribus (tribe). Equivalently, tribūnus +‎ -al.

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Noun[edit]

tribūnal n (genitive tribūnālis); third declension

  1. a raised semicircular or square platform, on which the seats of magistrates were placed; tribunal, judgment seat, dais, camp platform
  2. cenotaph
  3. (metonymically) a court of law, tribunal; judgment
  4. (by extension) any platform used for purposes other than above
  5. (by extension) mound, dam, embankment
  6. (figuratively) height, greatness

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun (neuter, “pure” i-stem).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative tribūnal tribūnālia
Genitive tribūnālis tribūnālium
Dative tribūnālī tribūnālibus
Accusative tribūnal tribūnālia
Ablative tribūnālī tribūnālibus
Vocative tribūnal tribūnālia

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References[edit]

  • tribunal”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • tribunal”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • tribunal in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • tribunal in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • tribunal”, in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • tribunal”, in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin tribūnal.

Noun[edit]

tribunal oblique singularm (oblique plural tribunaus or tribunax or tribunals, nominative singular tribunaus or tribunax or tribunals, nominative plural tribunal)

  1. tribunal; court

Adjective[edit]

tribunal m (oblique and nominative feminine singular tribunale)

  1. of or relating to a tribunal

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Piedmontese[edit]

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tribunal m (plural tribunaj)

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tribūnal.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /tɾi.buˈnal/ [tɾi.βuˈnaɫ]
    • (Southern Portugal) IPA(key): /tɾi.buˈna.li/ [tɾi.βuˈna.li]

  • Rhymes: -al, -aw
  • Hyphenation: tri‧bu‧nal

Noun[edit]

tribunal m (plural tribunais)

  1. court
  2. tribunal

Further reading[edit]

  • tribunal” in Dicionário Aberto based on Novo Diccionário da Língua Portuguesa de Cândido de Figueiredo, 1913

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French tribunal or Latin tribunal.

Noun[edit]

tribunal n (plural tribunale)

  1. tribunal, courthouse

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tribūnal (tribunal).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tribǔnaːl/
  • Hyphenation: tri‧bu‧nal

Noun[edit]

tribùnāl m (Cyrillic spelling трибу̀на̄л)

  1. tribunal

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References[edit]

  • tribunal” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tribūnal (tribunal).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tɾibuˈnal/ [t̪ɾi.β̞uˈnal]
  • Rhymes: -al
  • Syllabification: tri‧bu‧nal

Noun[edit]

tribunal m (plural tribunales)

  1. court
  2. tribunal

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

tribunal c

  1. tribunal
  2. (European Union) the General Court
    I stadgan får det föreskrivas att tribunalen skall biträdas av generaladvokater.
    The Statute may provide for the General Court to be assisted by Advocates-General.
    en ledamot av tribunalen
    a member of the General Court

Declension[edit]

Declension of tribunal 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative tribunal tribunalen tribunaler tribunalerna
Genitive tribunals tribunalens tribunalers tribunalernas

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Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish tribunal.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: tri‧bu‧nal
  • IPA(key): /tɾibuˈnal/, [tɾɪ.bʊˈnal]

Noun[edit]

tribunál (Baybayin spelling ᜆ᜔ᜇᜒᜊᜓᜈᜎ᜔)

  1. tribunal; court
    Synonyms: korte, hukuman, husgado