c. 1300, past-participle adjective from ally (v.). Originally of kindred (compare alliance); in reference to a league or formal treaty, it is first recorded late 14c.
late 14c., "treatment, discussion," from Anglo-French treté, Old French traitié "assembly, agreement, dealings," from Latin tractatus "discussion, handling, management," from tractare "to handle, manage" (see treat (v.)). Sense of "contract or league between nations or sovereigns" is first recorded early 15c.
c. 1300, "systematic compilation of laws," from Old French code "system of laws, law-book" (13c.), from Latin codex "
Friday 16 March 2018, 22:42:10
westwynd English language is coded ,get the f*ck out of here , this can't be true . Nope ! 'm not listening this can't be true , I ain't interested , aiin't no way , no how , not possible . What government says is true , obey and follow the law and don't forget to consume