[German lahnt-tahkh]

Origin of Landtag

< German: literally, land parliament. See day, diet2 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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British Dictionary definitions for landtag


  1. the legislative assembly of each state in present-day Germany and Austria
  2. the estates of principalities in medieval and modern Germany
  3. the assembly of numerous states in 19th-century Germany

Word Origin for Landtag

C16: German: land assembly
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