Sentence Examples

  • The vidames usually took their title from the see they represented, but not infrequently they styled themselves, not after their official fief, but after Head Vicugna.
  • In many sees there were no vidames, their function being exercised by viscounts or chatelains.
  • With the growth of the central power and of that of the municipalities the vidames gradually lost all importance, and the title became merely honorary See A.

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