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signory

noun si·gnory \ˈsē-nyə-rē\

Definition of signory

plural

signories

or

signiories



Variants of signory

or

signiory

play \ˈsē-nyə-rē\

Origin and Etymology of signory

Middle English signorie, from Anglo-French seignurie


First Known Use: 14th century


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