(MULTI) – Divorce | TermCoord


Following the announcement of the split of a very high-profile couple, which has generated quite a bit of media attention over the last few days, this week’s IATE Term of the Week is divorce.

The word stems from the Latin divortium, based ondivertere, which became divorce in French and then later incorporated into English. Divorce is the legal dissolution of a marriage by a court or another competent body. A divorce is …

via Terminology Coordination Unit [DGTRAD] – European Parliament

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