signory

noun
si·​gnory | \ˈsē-nyə-rē \
variants: or signiory
plural signories or signiories

Definition of signory 

First Known Use of signory

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for signory

Middle English signorie, from Anglo-French seignurie

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