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cor·tege

also cor·tège  (kôr-tĕzh′)
n.
1. A train of attendants, as of a distinguished person; a retinue.
2.
a. A ceremonial procession.
b. A funeral procession.

[French cortège, from Old Italian corteggio, from corteggiare, to pay honor, from corte, court, from Latin cohors, cohort-, throng; see gher- in Indo-European roots.]

cortege

(kɔːˈteɪʒ) or

cortège

n
1. a formal procession, esp a funeral procession
2. a train of attendants; retinue
[C17: from French, from Italian corteggio, from corteggiare to attend, from corte court]

cor•tege

or cor•tège

(kɔrˈtɛʒ, -ˈteɪʒ)

n.
1. a procession, esp. a ceremonial one: a funeral cortege.
2. a line or train of attendants; retinue.
[1670–80; < French < Italian corteggio courtly retinue, derivative of corteggiare to court, itself derivative of corte court]

Cortège

 a procession; a train of attendants; later, a funeral procession.
Examples: cortège of labourers and harvest waggons, 1828; of mourners; the Imperial cortège, 1864.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cortege - a funeral processioncortege - a funeral procession      
procession - the group action of a collection of people or animals or vehicles moving ahead in more or less regular formation; "processions were forbidden"
2.cortege - the group following and attending to some important personcortege - the group following and attending to some important person
assemblage, gathering - a group of persons together in one place
bodyguard - a group of men who escort and protect some important person
royal court, court - the family and retinue of a sovereign or prince

cortege

noun procession, train, entourage, cavalcade, retinue, suite The funeral cortege wound its way through the city.
Translations
مَوْكِب جَنائِزي
průvod
følgekortegeligtog
díszkíséret

cortège

[kɔːˈteɪʒ] N (= procession) → cortejo m, comitiva f; (= retinue) → séquito m; (= funeral cortège) → cortejo m fúnebre

cortege

cortège [kɔːrˈteɪʒ kɔːrˈtɛɪʒ] ncortège m (généralement funèbre)

cortège

n (= retinue)Gefolge nt; (= procession)Prozession f; (= funeral cortège)Leichenzug m

cortège

[kɔːˈteɪʒ] ncorteo

cortège

(koːˈteʒ) noun
a procession, especially at a funeral.