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'.

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