Translation of edict in Spanish:

edict

Pronunciation: /ˈiːdɪkt/

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 [History/Historia] edicto (masculine)
    More example sentences
    • Another step forward was the progressive declarations of invalidity extended to certain laws, decrees, and edicts issued in Stalin's time.
    • Word of this soon reached the British top brass, who sent down an official edict ordering that the practice cease immediately.
    • Although government clerics often issue edicts against terror, the bulk of the government's effort has been security-related.
    1.2 (order) mandato (masculine), orden (feminine)

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