Principality Definition

prĭnsə-pălĭ-tē
principalities
noun
principalities
The rank, dignity, or jurisdiction of a prince.
Webster's New World
The territory ruled by a prince.
Webster's New World
A country with which a prince's title is identified.
Webster's New World
The seventh of the nine orders of angels in medieval angelology.
American Heritage

(now rare) The state of being principal; pre-eminence. [from 14th c.]

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Other Word Forms of Principality

Noun

Singular:
principality
Plural:
principalities

Origin of Principality

  • From Anglo-Norman principalté, Middle French principalté, from Late Latin principalitas, from Latin principālis (“principal") + -tas.

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