Definitions for vassalageˈvæs ə lɪdʒ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

vas•sal•ageˈvæs ə lɪdʒ(n.)

  1. the state of being a vassal.

    Category: Western History

  2. homage or service required of a vassal.

    Category: Western History

Origin of vassalage:

1275–1325; ME < MF

Princeton's WordNet

  1. serfdom, serfhood, vassalage(noun)

    the state of a serf

Wiktionary

  1. vassalage(Noun)

    The state of being a vassal.

  2. Origin: From vassalage (French vasselage), from vassal.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vassalage(noun)

    the state of being a vassal, or feudatory

  2. Vassalage(noun)

    political servitude; dependence; subjection; slavery; as, the Greeks were held in vassalage by the Turks

  3. Vassalage(noun)

    a territory held in vassalage

  4. Vassalage(noun)

    vassals, collectively; vassalry

  5. Vassalage(noun)

    valorous service, such as that performed by a vassal; valor; prowess; courage

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