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forced marriage

Definition(s)

The union of two persons, at least one of whom has not given their full and free consent to the marriage.

Source(s)

Art. 4 of Council of Europe Resolution 1468 (2005)

Translations

  • BG: брак по принуда
  • CS: nucený sňatek
  • DE: Zwangsheirat
  • EL: εξαναγκαστικός γάμος
  • EN: forced marriage
  • ES: matrimonio forzado
  • ET: sundabielu
  • FI: pakkoavioliitto
  • FR: mariage forcé
  • GA: pósadh éigeantais
  • HU: kényszerházasság
  • IT: matrimonio forzato
  • LT: priverstinė santuoka
  • LV: piespiedu laulības
  • MT: Żwieġ sfurzat / ta’ bilfors
  • NL: gedwongen huwelijk
  • PL: wymuszone małżeństwo
  • PT: casamento forçado
  • RO: căsătorie forţată
  • SK: nútené manželstvo
  • SL: prisilna poroka
  • SV: tvångsäktenskap
  • NO: tvangsekteskap