follow Dictionary.com

Why turkey has the same name as Turkey

Landsting

[lahns-ting] /ˈlɑnsˌtɪŋ/
noun
1.
(formerly) the upper house of the Danish parliament.
Also, Landsthing
[lahns-ting] /ˈlɑnsˌtɪŋ/ (Show IPA)
.
Compare Rigsdag.
Origin
< Danish, equivalent to lands, possessive of land land + t(h)ing thing2. See Lagting
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Landsting

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Landsting

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends