marriage licence


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Noun1.marriage licence - a license authorizing two people to marrymarriage licence - a license authorizing two people to marry
license, permit, licence - a legal document giving official permission to do something
Translations
تَرْخيص رَسْمي بالزَّواج
povolení k sňatku
vielsesattest
házasságkötési engedély
leyfisbréf, giftingarvottorî
povolenie na svadbu
evlenme cüzdanı

marriage licence

nlicenza matrimoniale

marriage

(ˈmӕridʒ) noun
1. the ceremony by which a man and woman become husband and wife. Their marriage took place last week; (also adjective) the marriage ceremony.
2. the state of being married; married life. Their marriage lasted for thirty happy years.
3. a close joining together. the marriage of his skill and her judgement.
ˈmarriageable adjective
suitable, or at a proper age, for marriage. He has four marriageable daughters; marriageable age.
marriage licence
a paper giving official permission for a marriage to take place.
References in classic literature ?
The husband, whose name was Thomas Benjamin, had taken out his marriage licence as Thomas only; suppressing the Benjamin, in case he should not find himself as comfortable as he expected.
Major Martingale never thought about asking to see the marriage licence, Captain Cinqbars was perfectly enchanted with her skill in making punch.
He has asked Judge Chris Green to recognise the union or issue a new marriage licence.
Officials at the agency told reporters it was the first time a same sex couple had applied for a marriage licence.
I approached the Utah clerk to have a marriage licence