com·​pan·​ion·​age | \ -yənij\
plural -s

Definition of companionage

: the companions of an order also : a list of such companions

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First Known Use of companionage

1882, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for companionage

companion entry 1 + -age

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The first known use of companionage was in 1882

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one from the Upper Peninsula of Michigan

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