Complete Definition of "syndic"

English

Etymology
French syndic#French|syndic.

Pronunciation
IPA|/'sɪndɪk/

Noun
en-noun

  1. a government official, a magistrate, especially one of the Chief Magistrates of Geneva

#:*1923: âTo-morrow, after the midday prayer, mount an ass and make for the HabbÄnÄ«yah quarter and there enquire for the house of the syndic Barakah, known as AbÅ« ShÄmah.â â The Thousand Nights and One Night, tr. Powys Mathers


French

Etymology
From late Latin syndicus âdelegate of a corporationâ, from Greek ÏÏÎ½Î´Î¹ÎºÎ¿Ï âdefendantâs advocateâ, from ÏÏνâ + the base of δικη âjudgementâ, δεικνÏÏθαι âshowâ.

Pronunciation
IPA|/sÉÌdik/

Noun
syndic m

  1. a syndic#English|syndic

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