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EtymologyEdit

From Middle English tribune, from Old French tribun, tribune, from Latin tribunus, related to tribus (tribe) (from its original sense of "leader of a tribe").

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɹɪbjuːn/, /tɹɪˈbjuːn/

NounEdit

 
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tribune (plural tribunes)

  1. An elected official in Ancient Rome.
  2. A protector of the people.
  3. The domed or vaulted apse in a Christian church that houses the bishop's throne.
  4. A place or an opportunity to speak, to express one's opinion; a platform or pulpit.
    The new magazine's goal is to give a tribune to unmarried mothers.

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EtymologyEdit

From Italian tribuna.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tʁi.byn/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -yn

NounEdit

tribune f (plural tribunes)

  1. platform, rostrum, podium
  2. stand, grandstand
  3. (architecture) gallery

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ItalianEdit

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tribune f

  1. plural of tribuna

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LatinEdit

NounEdit

tribūne

  1. vocative singular of tribūnus

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EtymologyEdit

From Old French tribun, tribune, from Latin tribūnus.

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tribune (plural tribunes or tribuni)

  1. A Roman military tribune or similar leader of a thousand soldiers.
  2. A Roman plebeian tribune or similar leader of a thousand civilians.

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin tribunal, via French tribune

NounEdit

tribune m (definite singular tribunen, indefinite plural tribuner, definite plural tribunene)

  1. a stand or grandstand

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin tribunal, via French tribune

NounEdit

tribune m (definite singular tribunen, indefinite plural tribunar, definite plural tribunane)

  1. a stand or grandstand

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