Tynwald

Tynwald

[tin-wuhld]
noun
the legislature of the Isle of Man, consisting of the lieutenant governor, the council, and the House of Keys.

Origin:
< Old Norse thingvollr. See thing2

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Tynwald (ˈtɪnwəld, ˈtaɪn-)
 
n
the Tynwald Full name: the Tynwald Court the Parliament of the Isle of Man, consisting of the crown, lieutenant governor, House of Keys, and legislative council
 
[C15: from Old Norse thingvollr, from thing assembly + vollr field]

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