gendarmerie vs gendarmery what difference

what is difference between gendarmerie and gendarmery

English

Alternative forms

  • gendarmery

Etymology

From French gendarmerie.

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈʒɒn.dɑː.mə.ɹi/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈʒɑn.dɑɹ.mə.ɹi/

Noun

gendarmerie (plural gendarmeries)

  1. A military body charged with police duties among the civilian population.

Related terms

  • gendarme

Translations


French

Etymology

From gendarme

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ʒɑ̃.daʁ.mə.ʁi/

Noun

gendarmerie f (plural gendarmeries)

  1. The military branch of the French police service.

Derived terms

  • Gendarmerie royale du Canada

Related terms

  • gendarme

Further reading

  • “gendarmerie” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Italian

Noun

gendarmerie f pl

  1. plural of gendarmeria


English

Noun

gendarmery

  1. Alternative spelling of gendarmerie

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