Landtag definition

länttäk
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The legislative assembly of many German-speaking polities, including most German states.
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A diet or assembly in some German states in the 19th century.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
landtag
Plural:
landtags

Origin of landtag

  • German Land country (from Middle High German lant landsman2) Tag day, diet, assembly (from Middle High German) (from Old High German) (influenced by Medieval Latin diēta diet agh- in Indo-European roots)

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition