noun, plural com·mand·er·ies.
Examples from the Web for commandery
Old and worn he retired to Majorca, living off the products of the estates belonging to his commandery situated in Catalonia.The Dead Command|Vicente Blasco Ibez
He shall then be taken to the Commandery, in order that his majesty may interrogate him.Boscobel: or, the royal oak|William Harrison Ainsworth
This place is called "The temple of the false gods," and used to be, it is thought, a commandery of Templars.Over Strand and Field|Gustave Flaubert
Mr. Preen drove on in silence until they were opposite the Commandery gates in the lower part of Sidbury.Johnny Ludlow, Sixth Series|Mrs. Henry Wood
First-fruits were restored to the Crown, and so was the commandery of St. John.Ireland Under the Tudors, Vol. II (of 3)|Richard Bagwell