tribunal

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French tribunal, from Latin tribūnal (tribunal)

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Noun[edit]

tribunal (plural tribunals)

  1. An assembly including one or more judges to conduct judicial business; a court of law.
  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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Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

tribunal m (plural tribunals)

  1. tribunal

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tribūnal (tribunal).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tribunal m (plural tribunaux)

  1. tribunal
  2. (law) court

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Ladin[edit]

Noun[edit]

tribunal m (plural tribunai)

  1. tribunal

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

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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

Inflection[edit]

Third declension neuter “pure” i-stem.

Case Singular Plural
nominative tribūnal tribūnalia
genitive tribūnalis tribūnalium
dative tribūnalī tribūnalibus
accusative tribūnal tribūnalia
ablative tribūnalī tribūnalibus
vocative tribūnal tribūnalia

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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
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “tribunal”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • tribunal” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • 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 m (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

Descendants[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tribūnal.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tribunal m (plural tribunais)

  1. court
  2. tribunal

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

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • tribunal” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tribūnal (tribunal).

Noun[edit]

tribunal m (plural tribunales)

  1. tribunal

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

tribunal c

  1. a 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