Fealty



  • Fidelity to ones lord; the feudal obligation by which the
    tenant or vassal was bound to be faithful to his lord; the special oath
    by which this obligation was assumed; fidelity to a superior power, or
    to a government; loyality. It is no longer the practice to exact the
    performance of fealty, as a feudal obligation.


 

Related Words

View More



© Define Dictionary Meaning. All rights reserved