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parage

(ˈpærɪdʒ)
n
1. archaic lineage, family, or birth
2. obsolete equality in rank or status
3. (Law) a type of feudal land tenure under which there would be equality in the division of an inheritance among those of the same blood
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He kept the superlative to characterize Igerne: "There was no lady so fair in all the land" (n'en ot plus bele en tut le regne /verse 24/), but he also added two more verses which would subsequently become the most frequent description of women in the courtly literature of the 12th-14th centuries: "Right courteous was the dame, noble of peerage" (curteise esteit e bele e sage, e si esteit de grant parage /verses 25-26/).
Si fumes arive e tiel est le lignage; N'i ad un de nus tuz ki ne seit de parage, E parmi tut ijoe sur eus oi seignorage E si sui joveignur d[e] els tuz par eage.
De grant lignage, bien forme de corsage, Beau personnage et advenant de mesme, De la Bazoche Roy de noble parage, Franc de courage, begnin, doulx, courtois, large.
When pe Holy Gost to them come, They faryd as dronk men of pymente or vernage; And sythen how pat he lykenyd hymself a lord of parage, On hys fatherys ryght hond he hym sett.
I was committid and made a mayster-mon here To sytte vpon sayd causes, his cite I zemyd Vnder a prince of parage of paynymes laghe, And vche segge pat him sewide pe same faythe trowid.
Erica Parage is senior director of political affairs, grassroots advocacy & multi-unit franchisee engagement for the International Franchise Association.
The second part of the Song of the Crusade Against the Albigensians, an epic fragment written by an unknown poet of Toulouse, dwells explicitly on the spirituality of the threatened civilization, and the poet uses the same two words, prix and parage, pride and courtesy, to mourn their loss, two inestimable values in courtly love (Weil, 40).
18) In Cleanness, the narrator presents Christ in aristocratic terms as a "Prynce of parage noble" who is "ful cortays" (167, 1089) to those who adhere to his standards of purity.
Nada Cavic, the daughter of a mailman from Parage and a former student at the Serbian Girls' College in Novi Sad, was proclaimed a general medical practitioner at the University of Budapest.
l y Pontificia Universidad la figura de Piedra hallada en las Escavaciones de la Plaza deste Palacio, y se coloque en el parage de aquel Edificio que se contemple el mas a proposito; cuidando Ud.
Fallo: que debo de vos amparar y amparo a Tomas Rale vezino de la villa de San Carlos de Tenerife, extramuros de esta ciudad, en la posesion de una caballeria de tierra sita en el parage que se titula las Bueltas de Arroyo Salado jurisdiccion de esta ciudad linda".