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Celtic deity who was the lord of Annwfn (the other world or the land of fairies) Arawn
medieval form of land tenure in England; a copyhold was a parcel of land granted to a peasant by the lord of the manor in return for agricultural services copyhold
unpaid labor (as for the maintenance of roads) required by a lord of his vassals in lieu of taxes corvee
feudal lord of Japan daimyo
duty owed by vassal to feudal lord fealty
oath of fidelity to feudal lord fealty , homage
position and authority of a feudal lord feudal lordship , seigneury , seigniory
person holding a fief; a person who owes allegiance and service to a feudal lord feudatory , liege , liegeman , liege subject , vassal
domain controlled by a feudal lord fiefdom
English historian who wrote a history of the American revolution and a biography of his uncle Lord Macaulay (1838-1928) George Otto Trevelyan , Sir George Otto Trevelyan , Trevelyan
(Middle Ages) a person who is bound to the land and owned by the feudal lord helot , serf , villein
land tenure by service to the lord as a knight knight's service
Christian prayer in Mass starting ``Lord have mercy'' Kyrie
subject or feudal lord liege
feudal lord entitled to allegiance and service liege , liege lord
worship of a lord because of his rank or title lordolatry
authority of a lord lordship
landed estate of a lord (including the house on it) manor
mansion of a lord or wealthy person manor , manor house
feudal lord who was lord to his own tenants on land held from a superior lord mesne lord
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