landvogt

noun land·vogt \ˈläntˌfōkt\

Definition of landvogt

plural

-s

  1. :  the governor of a German royal province or district

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Origin and Etymology of landvogt

German, from land land, province, country (from Old High German lant land) + vogt bailiff, from Old High German fogat, from Medieval Latin vocatus legal representative — more at land, foud


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