Sentence Examples


  • In August 1296 Bruce and his father swore fealty to Edward I.
  • The Moslem inhabitants are mainly of Turkoman origin, and used to owe fealty to chieftains of the family of Chapan Oglu, whose headquarters were at Yuzgat in Cappadocia.
  • The Bruce party took up arms, and from the terms of their " band," or agreement, obviously contemplated resistance to the rights of the Maid of Norway, while declaring their fealty to Edward.
  • By May the Douglases brought Albany from France to England, where he swore fealty to Edward, and was to be given the Scottish crown.
  • His election in preference to Frederick was possibly due to the fact that owing to his absence from Germany he had not taken the oath of fealty to the new king.