But he was compelled to acknowledge the suzerainty of the Sultan.
The suzerainty of the Queen-Empress was accepted as a matter of course.
As we have annexed what remains of Zululand, Cetywayo's suzerainty has consequently passed to us.
They had acknowledged the suzerainty of the Emperor Frederick and shaken it off.
This people had lived from time immemorial in the valleys of Rioja and Catamarca, and had been under the suzerainty of the Incas.
He was succeeded by his son Ahaziah, who acknowledged the suzerainty of Damascus.
They might seek food there, and nap in the sun-pools, and live in quiet and peace if they did not defy his suzerainty.
He merely sought to establish a suzerainty in which he would be the overlord.
Their chief aim was to remove the suzerainty of the Senate over them.
You retain, if you like, you abolish the Cypriotic suzerainty of the Porte—all right.