ligeance

noun li·geance \ ˈlījən(t)s , ˈlēj- \

Definition of ligeance

plural -s
1 archaic :allegiance
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


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