Ligeance

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Ligeance (O. Eng. Law) The connection between sovereign and subject by which they were mutually bound, the former to protection and the securing of justice, the latter to faithful service; allegiance.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n ligeance Variants of legiance, for allegiance.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OF. ligeance, ligance,. See Liege