commonwealth

suomi-englanti sanakirja

commonwealth englannista suomeksi

  1. kansainyhteisö

  2. yhteisö

  3. osavaltio

  4. yhteiskunta

  1. Substantiivi

  2. kansainyhteisö, kansojenyhteisö

commonwealth englanniksi

  1. (label) The well-being of a community.

  2. The entirety of a (secular) society, a polity, a state.

  3. c. 1526, Tyndale's Bible, Ephesians 2:12

  4. Remeber I saye yt ye were at that tyme wt oute Christ and were reputed aliantes from the comen welth ''(m)'' of Israel and were straugers fro the testamentes of promes and had no hope and were with out god in this worlde.
  5. 1610-11, Shakespeare|William Shakespeare, ''Tempest|The Tempest'', Act II Scene 1

  6. I'th' commonwealth I would by contraries
    Execute all things, for no kind of traffic
    Would I admit; no name of magistrate;
    Letters should not be known; riches, poverty,
    And use of service, none; contract, succession,
    Bourn, bound of land, tilth, vineyard, none;
    No use of metal, corn, or wine, or oil;
    No occupation, all men idle, all,
    And women too, but innocent and pure;
    No sovereignty——
  7. Republic. (n-g).

  8. 1649, Act declaring England to be a Commonwealth|Act of the Long Parliament

  9. Be it declared and enacted by this present Parliament and by the Authoritie of the same That the People of England and of all the Dominions and Territoryes thereunto belonging are and shall be and are hereby constituted, made, established, and confirmed to be a Commonwealth and free State And shall from henceforth be Governed as a Commonwealth and Free State by the supreame Authoritie of this Nation, the Representatives of the People in Parliament and by such as they shall appoint and constitute as Officers and Ministers under them for the good of the People and that without any King or House of Lords.