Sentence Examples

  • The elders (Anciens, commis, ou deputez par la seigneurie on consistoire) were regarded as the essential part of the system.
  • During the whole of the middle ages Tournai was styled the "seigneurie de Tournaisis," and possessed a charter and special privileges of its own.
  • The lordship (seigneurie) of Albret (Labrit, Lebret), situated in the Landes, gave its name to one of the most powerful feudal families of France in the middle ages.
  • Loyseau adds, " Seigneurie suzeraine est dignite d'un fief ayant justice " (p. 38).

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