edict

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English - Turkish

Definition of edict in English Turkish dictionary

  1. bildiri
  2. buyruk
  3. ferman
  4. emir
  5. hüküm
  6. tebliğ
  7. (eski) irade
  8. emir/ferman
  9. Related Terms
  10. fermanlarında : edicts
English - English

Definition of edict in English English dictionary

  1. a proclamation of law or other authoritative command
  2. an ordinance, decree, proclamation, law noun
  3. A public command or ordinance by the sovereign power; the proclamation of a law made by an absolute authority, as if by the very act of announcement; a decree; as, the edicts of the Roman emperors; the edicts of the French monarch
  4. a legally binding command or decision entered on the court record (as if issued by a court or judge); "a friend in New Mexico said that the order caused no trouble out there"
  5. decree, command, order isim
  6. An edict is a command or instruction given by someone in authority. He issued an edict that none of his writings be destroyed
  7. a formal or authoritative proclamation
  8. Related Terms
  9. plural of edict : edicts
About edict

    Hyphenation

    e·dict

    How to read

    idîkt

    Pronunciation

    /ˈēdəkt/ /ˈiːdɪkt/

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    Etymology

    [ 'E-"dikt ] (noun.) 14th century. Middle English, from Latin edictum, from neuter of edictus, past participle of edicere to decree, from e- + dicere to say; more at DICTION.

    Synonyms

    act, canon, command, commandment, decree, decretum, dictate, dictum, directive, enactment, fiat, injunction, instrument, judgment, law, mandate, manifesto, ordinance, precept, prescript

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