Try Our Apps


Supposedly vs. Supposably

grand serjeanty

noun, Medieval English Law.
serjeanty in which the tenant rendered services of a personal, honorary nature to the king, as carrying his sword or banner.
Compare petit serjeanty.
Origin of grand serjeanty
Middle English graunte sergaunte < Anglo-French Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for grand serjeanty

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for grand

Scrabble Words With Friends