Lordship

  • (noun): The authority of a lord.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on lordship:

Lordship Of The Isles (Dungeons & Dragons)
... Greyhawk Realm Lordship of the Isles Motto Unknown Region Splintered Suns Ruler Prince Frolmar Ingerskatti of Duxchan Government Monarchy (puppet state of the Scarlet Brotherhood) Established CY ... From 2001-2008, the Lordship of the Isles was also a region of the Living Greyhawk campaign linked to play in Spain ...
Lordship Lane Railway Station
... Lordship Lane railway station was a station in Dulwich, south London, on the Crystal Palace and South London Junction Railway, built by the London, Chatham and Dover Railway in 1865 It was closed during the first ... crossed London Road (just beyond the southern end of Lordship Lane) on a bridge and the station was just to the southwest of the road ... This locality is also the subject of Lordship Lane Station, Dulwich, an 1871 painting by Camille Pissarro, which now hangs at the Courtauld Institute of Art in London ...
Lordship Of Berat
... The Lordship of Berat (1335–1417) was a county created by despot Andrea II Muzaka of the Muzaka noble family in 1335, with its capital at Berat ... The lordship was united with other Albanian Principalities in the League of Lezhë in 1444 ...
Lauderdale - Mediaeval Period
... King David I of Scotland created a feudal Lordship of Regality of Lauderdale which he awarded to one of his favourites, the Anglo-Norman Hugh de Morville (d ... The de Morvilles of Lauderdale failed in the male line and their Lordship passed by marriage to Alan of Galloway, and a charter exists of "Alani constabularii Scotie, de ... The Lordship passed to his grandson, John Balliol, and after his forfeiture Robert The Bruce granted it to Sir James Douglas, his great supporter ...
Lordship Lane Junior School
... Lordship Lane Primary School is a primary school in Wood Green, Haringey, London, United Kingdom, located just off Lordship Lane ...

More definitions of "Lordship":

  • (noun): A title used to address any British peer except a duke and extended to a bishop or a judge.
    Example: "Your Lordship"; "His Lordship"

Famous quotes containing the word lordship:

    His lordship may compel us to be equal upstairs, but there will never be equality in the servants’ hall.
    —J.M. (James Matthew)

    The next thing his Lordship does, after clearing of the coast, is the dividing of his forces, as he calls them, into two squadrons, one of places of Scriptures, the other of reasons....
    All that I have to say touching this, is that I observe a great part of those his forces do look and march another way, and some of them fight amongst themselves.
    Thomas Hobbes (1579–1688)

    An ancient prophecy ... pronounced, That the castle and lordship of Otranto should pass from the present family, whenever the real owner should be grown too large to inhabit it!
    Horace Walpole (1717–1797)