noun Date: 14th century a hall where a guild or corporation usually assembles

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  • guildhall — ► NOUN 1) the meeting place of a guild or corporation. 2) Brit. a town hall. 3) (the Guildhall) the hall of the Corporation of the City of London …   English terms dictionary

  • Guildhall — Guild hall , n. The hall where a guild or corporation usually assembles; a townhall. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Guildhall — (spr. Gildhahl), Rathhaus in London, s.d …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Guildhall — (engl., spr. gild haol), eigentlich Halle der Gilden, jetzt im Sinne von Rathaus gebraucht …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

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  • guildhall — [gild′hôl΄] n. [ME gildhall < OE gildheall] 1. a hall where a guild meets 2. Brit. a town hall 3. [G ] the hall of the City of London: preceded by The …   English World dictionary

  • Guildhall — A Guildhall is a building historically used by guilds for meetings. It is also the name of several specific buildings, now mainly used as town halls.*Guildhall, London the town hall of the City of London *Guildhall, Windsor the location of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Guildhall — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Un Guildhall est un bâtiment qui, historiquement était utilisé par les guildes, en Grande Bretagne pour leurs réunions. Il est aussi le nom de plusieurs… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • guildhall — /gild hawl /, n. (in Britain) the hall built or used by a guild or corporation for its assemblies; town hall. Also, gildhall. [bef. 1000; ME; OE gegyld healle; see GUILD, HALL] * * * ▪ administrative centre, London, United Kingdom… …   Universalium

  • Guildhall —    On the east side of King Street at No. 23 (P.O. Directory). In Bassishaw Ward and Cheap Ward, extending east to Basinghall Street.    Earliest mention: There may be a reference to the Guildhall in the Terra Gialle, a MS. belonging to the D.… …   Dictionary of London

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