liege man

liege man


Definition of LIEGE MAN

:  vassal
:  a devoted follower

Examples of LIEGE MAN

  1. <a highly influential anthropologist whose liege men can now be found be a score of major universities>

First Known Use of LIEGE MAN

14th century


Next Word in the Dictionary: liege poustie
Previous Word in the Dictionary: Liège
All Words Near: liege man

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up liege man? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).