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liegeman

[leej-muh n, leezh-] /ˈlidʒ mən, ˈliʒ-/
noun, plural liegemen.
1.
a vassal; subject.
2.
a faithful follower.
Origin
1300-1350
1300-50; Middle English; see liege, man1
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  • Mrs liegeman leaves two children, one four years old and the other five months.
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liegeman

/ˈliːdʒˌmæn/
noun (pl) -men
1.
(formerly) the subject of a sovereign or feudal lord; vassal
2.
a loyal follower
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