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Definition of Guild


  1. An association of men belonging to the same class, or engaged in kindred pursuits, formed for mutual aid and protection; a business fraternity or corporation; as, the Stationers' Guild; the Ironmongers' Guild. They were originally licensed by the government, and endowed with special privileges and authority.
  2. A guildhall.
  3. A religious association or society, organized for charitable purposes or for assistance in parish work.
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Guild Translations

guild in German is Gilde, Zunft, Innung
guild in Italian is corporazione
guild in Norwegian is laug
guild in Spanish is gremio