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Definition of Commune

Commune
Commune Com"mune, n. Communion; sympathetic intercourse or conversation between friends. For days of happy commune dead. --Tennyson.
Commune
Commune Com"mune, n. [F., fr. commun. See Common.] 1. The commonalty; the common people. [Obs.] --Chaucer. In this struggle -- to use the technical words of the time -- of the ``commune', the general mass of the inhabitants, against the ``prudhommes' or ``wiser' few. --J. R. Green. 2. A small territorial district in France under the government of a mayor and municipal council; also, the inhabitants, or the government, of such a district. See Arrondissement. 3. Absolute municipal self-government. The Commune of Paris, or The Commune (a) The government established in Paris (1792-94) by a usurpation of supreme power on the part of representatives chosen by the communes; the period of its continuance is known as the ``Reign of Terror.' (b) The revolutionary government, modeled on the commune of 1792, which the communists, so called, attempted to establish in 1871.

Meaning of Commune from wikipedia

- appeared around 500 BCE. Pythagoras founded an intellectual vegetarian commune in about 525 BCE in southern Italy. Hundreds of modern intentional communities...
- The Commune (Danish: Kollektivet) is a 2016 Danish drama film directed by Thomas Vinterberg. It was selected to compete for the Golden Bear at the 66th...
- The Paris Commune (French: Commune de Paris, pronounced [kɔ.myn də pa.ʁi]) was the main insurrectionary commune of France in 1870-1871, based on direct...
- The commune (French pronunciation: ​[kɔmyn]) is a level of administrative division in the French Republic. French communes are analogous to civil townships...
- Communization (or communisation in British English) mainly refers to a contemporary communist theory in which there is a mixing-up of insurrectionist...
- Medieval communes in the European Middle Ages had sworn allegiances of mutual defense (both physical defense and of traditional freedoms) among the citizens...
- Schizophyllum commune is a species of fungus in the genus Schizophyllum. The mushroom resembles undulating waves of tightly packed corals or loose Chinese...
- Jus commune or ius commune is Latin for "common law" in certain jurisdictions. It is often used by civil law jurists to refer to those aspects of the civil...
- Nostoc commune is a species of cyanobacterium in the family Nostocaceae. Common names include star jelly, witch's butter, mare's eggs, fah-tsai and facai...
- The Commune of Rome (Italian: Comune di Roma) was established in 1144 after a rebellion led by Giordano Pierleoni. Pierleoni led a people's revolt due...