What is another word for vassal?

239 synonyms found


[ vˈasə͡l], [ vˈasə‍l], [ v_ˈa_s_əl]

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A vassal is a person who is granted a subject status by a lord or king in exchange for military or financial support. In feudalism, vassals owed military service and financial obligations to their lords. Monarchs and lesser lords Could appoint vassals with the expectation that they would help administer justice, provide tax revenue, or carry out other lords' commands. Vassals usually had extensive privileges, including the right to bear arms and to vote in elections.

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  • Vassel.

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