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

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about signory

Statistics for signory

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for signory

The first known use of signory was in the 15th century

See more words from the same century

Comments on signory

What made you want to look up signory? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

by word of mouth

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Food Quiz

Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!