ligeance

noun li·geance \ˈlījən(t)s, ˈlēj-\

Definition of ligeance

plural

-s

  1. 1 archaic :  allegiance

  2. 2 now chiefly British :  the jurisdiction or territory of a liege lord or of a sovereign

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Origin and Etymology of ligeance

Middle English legeaunce, from Middle French ligeance, from lige liege + -ance — more at liege


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