The other ladies should follow as far as possible according to precedency, the gentlemen going last.
The like has followed about the precedency of princes and their ambassadors.
When the Widow of a Duke marries a person of lower rank than that of her late husband, she still retains her precedency.
I believe there is some tremendous question respecting the precedency of this lady.
Bishops of the Church of England rank in order of precedency immediately above barons.
precedency and precedently, have the second syllable accented also.
They seemed to have no government or precedency, except that the children were very respectful to their parents.
For precedency due to Baronets and their wives a Baronetage should be consulted.
Without dates the whole point of that precedency of the Wartons, which I desire to bring out, is lost.
Johnson at once felt himself roused; and answered, "Sir, there is no settling the point of precedency between a louse and a flea."