Definition of Rigsdag in English:

Rigsdag

noun

historical
  • (The name of) the legislature of Denmark between 1849 and 1953, a body which consisted of two chambers, the Landsting and the Folketing.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in The New Monthly Magazine. From Danish Rigsdag, specifically use of rigsdag national assembly from the genitive of rige + dag diet, conference (specifically use of dag), after German Reichstag Reichstag.

Pronunciation

Rigsdag

/riɡzdaɡ//ˈrɪɡzdɑːɡ/