seignorial

seignorial

(seɪˈnjɔːrɪəl)
adj
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) another word for seigniorial
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Every one might not penetrate it: the isle, of an extent of six leagues in length, and six in breadth, was a seignorial property, which the people had for a long time respected, covered as it was with the name of Retz, so redoubtable in the country.
Thus, one still reads in France, above the wicket of the prison in the seignorial mansion of Tourville,
And beyond that, it undermines the seignorial system of the prime divider, where aristocrats (potentes) have privileges, including owning manual laborers (impotentes), who serve their masters in poverty and powerlessness.
Manuel, as a pawn to control the political configuration in the years between 1500 and 1502, especially with respect to the balance between the most influential seignorial houses, in a context of reorganization of the upper strata of the Portuguese nobility since the restoration of the duchy of Braganza.
Although such developments have a long history in the medieval West, often pre-dating the twelfth century, these written instruments of accountability, written memorialization of material objects, and/or seignorial rights seem suddenly to proliferate in the new climate of the central Middle Ages.
The United States, long before John Bolton or the Bush administration, had treated its UN role as a casual seignorial right rather than as a unique diplomatic authority to be cultivated.
The practitioners of this "conservative thinking" were explicitly defending the seignorial, pre-modern structure of an older Europe that had come under attack.
Binissalem was originally built on wine and almonds and was a holiday town for the bourgeoisie in the 18th century, and there are still signs of wealth today with its fine selection of Seignorial homes.
The bishopric in response attempted to expand its authority over the countryside, or contado, and assert its seignorial power.
Among them were local county courts, which dated back to the period before the Conquest and which administered the customary rules of the region, the borough courts, which administered commercial law and the rules that prevailed in towns, and the manorial and other seignorial courts, which enforced feudal law.
1995 American Boss (Japan Gr2), American Odyssey (US stakes), El Condor Pasa (Japan Cup-Gr1, GP de Saint-Cloud-Gr1, NHK Mile Cup-Gr1), Mambo Twist (Japan Gr3), Parade Ground (NMR Hall Of Fame H-Gr2), Seignorial (Fr Listed)
Indeed, one is struck at how successful he was in embodying seignorial collective ideology and culture.