Definition of Cortes in English:

Cortes

Syllabification: Cor·tes
Pronunciation: /ˈkôrtez
 
/
The legislative assembly of Spain and formerly of Portugal.

Origin

Spanish and Portuguese, plural of corte 'court', from Latin cohors, cohort- 'yard, retinue'.

Definition of Cortes in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day vituperate
Pronunciation: vɪˈtjuːpəreɪt
verb
blame or insult (someone) in strong language...