the legislature of the Isle of Man, consisting of the lieutenant governor, the council, and the House of Keys.
Origin of Tynwald
< Old Norse thingvollr.
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Examples from the Web for tynwald
Historical Examples of tynwald
And when they're making you Dempster, you'll back us up in the Tynwald Coort.
We're going up to Tynwald Coort on Tynwald day, two thousand strong.
And when he goes to the Tynwald Coort there, it'll be lockjaw and the measles with some of them.
On the top round of the Tynwald the King sat on a chair and faced to the east.
You were on the top of the Tynwald, and there was a great crowd.
British Dictionary definitions for tynwald
the Tynwald the Parliament of the Isle of Man, consisting of the crown, lieutenant governor, House of Keys, and legislative councilFull name: the Tynwald Court
Word Origin for Tynwald
C15: from Old Norse thingvollr, from thing assembly + vollr field
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