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OTHER WORDS FROM seignorialun·seign·ior·al, adjectiveun·sei·gno·ri·al, adjective
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He would not confess that lands, and houses, and seignorial functions were no longer of value in his eyes.Orley Farm|Anthony Trollope
Du Cange was his seignorial style, his personal name being Charles Dufresne.A Short History of French Literature|George Saintsbury
Seignorial justice is as yet very closely connected with the general scheme of national justice.Domesday Book and Beyond|Frederic William Maitland
No more bishops or lords, no more distinctions of rank, no tithes, and no seignorial privileges.The Origins of Contemporary France, Volume 2 (of 6)|Hippolyte A. Taine
In many cases boroughs of this “seignorial” type were created upon the royal estates.