baronage

[bar-uh-nij]

Origin of baronage

1250–1300; Middle English barunage < Anglo-French (see baron, -age); replacing Middle English barnage < Old French
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British Dictionary definitions for baronage

baronage

noun
  1. barons collectively
  2. the rank or dignity of a baron
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