gaderung

gaderung, f.n: a gathering, congregation, joining, council, assembly, crowd. (GAH-deh-rung / ˈga-dɛ-ɹʌŋ)

Medieval manuscript image of a king standing before a couple dozen men, who sit at tables on either side of him.
Statuts de l’ordre du Saint-Esprit au droit désir, Cristoforo Orimina. Italy (Naples), 1353-1354. Bibliothèque nationale de France, Français 4274, f. 6v. [gallica.bnf.fr]