manorialism

  • 1 Manorialism — This article is about the medieval system. For the 17th century system in Canada, see Seigneurial system of New France. Ploughing on a French ducal manor in March Les Très Riches Heures du Duc de Berry, c.1410 Manorialism, an essential element of …

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  • 2 manorialism — /meuh nawr ee euh liz euhm, nohr /, n. the manorial organization, or its principles and practices in the Middle Ages. [1895 1900; MANORIAL + ISM] * * * or seignorialism Political, economic, and social system by which the peasants of medieval… …

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  • 3 manorialism — noun see manor …

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  • 4 manorialism — noun A political, economic and social system in medieval and early modern Europe; originally a form of serfdom but later a looser system in which land was administered via the local manor. See Also: manorial …

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  • 5 manorialism — mÉ™ nɔːrɪəlɪzm n. manorial system, system of lords and manors in the Middle Ages …

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  • 6 manorialism — ma·no·ri·al·ism …

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  • 7 manorialism — ēəˌlizəm noun ( s) : a system of economic, social, and political organization based on the medieval manor compare feudalism * * * /meuh nawr ee euh liz euhm, nohr /, n. the manorial organization, or its principles and practices in the Middle Ages …

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  • 8 Muscovite Manorialism — Contents 1 Origins of Russian/Muscovite Manorialism 2 Contrasts between European feudalism and Kievan manorialism 3 Tartar invasions 4 Throwing off …

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  • 9 manorial system — manorialism. [1955 60] * * * …

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  • 10 Feudalism — Feudalism, a term first used in the early modern period (17th century), in its most classic sense refers to a Medieval Europe political system composed of a set of reciprocal legal and military obligations among the warrior nobility, revolving… …

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  • 11 Europe, history of — Introduction       history of European peoples and cultures from prehistoric times to the present. Europe is a more ambiguous term than most geographic expressions. Its etymology is doubtful, as is the physical extent of the area it designates.… …

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  • 12 Serfdom — Serf redirects here. For the Saint, see Saint Serf. For SERF magnetometer, see SERF. Part o …

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  • 13 Lord of the Manor — The title of Lord of the Manor arose in the English mediaeval system of Manorialism following the Norman Conquest. The title Lord of the Manor is a titular feudal dignity which is still recognised today. Their holders are entitled to call… …

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  • 14 Childwite — In medieval England, a childwite, or child wit, was a fine paid by a man to a lord for unlawfully impregnating his bond woman (female slave). The term was also selectively used of free women. See also Manorialism  This article incorporates… …

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  • 15 manorial system — noun : manorialism * * * manorialism. [1955 60] …

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  • 16 manor — noun Etymology: Middle English maner, from Old French manoir, from manoir to sojourn, dwell, from Latin manēre more at mansion Date: 14th century 1. a. the house or hall of an estate ; mansion b. a landed estate 2. a. a unit of English rural… …

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  • 17 Feudal society — is a sometimes debated term used to describe the social order in the Western Europe, Central Europe, and sometimes Japan and other regions in the Middle Ages, characterized by the legal subjection of a large part of the peasantry to a hereditary… …

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  • 18 Hierarchical organization — Institutional hierarchy redirects here. For social institutions, see Social hierarchy. For other potential uses, see Hierarchy (disambiguation). The organization chart for the Wikimedia Foundation (April 2009). This is an example of a… …

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  • 19 Middle Ages — For other uses, see Middle Ages (disambiguation). Medieval and Mediaeval redirect here. For other uses, see Medieval (disambiguation) …

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  • 20 History of Bosnia and Herzegovina — This article is part of a series Early History …

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