rijksdag

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From rijk (empire) +‎ dag (representative assembly).

PronunciationEdit

Hyphenation: rijks‧dag

NounEdit

rijksdag m (plural rijksdagen)

  1. An imperial diet, notably:
    1. of the Holy Roman Empire
    2. of imperial (Hohenzollern) Germany
    3. of the Third Reich, Nazi Germany
    4. as upper house (senate) in the empire Japan since the Meiji reform

Related termsEdit

  • landdag
Last modified on 15 February 2014, at 09:15