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" ... openly and humbly kneeling, being ungirt, uncovered, and holding up his hands both together between those of the lord, who... "
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redigeeritud poolt - 1768
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The Most Material Parts of Blackstone's Commentaries, Reduced to Questions ...

John C. Devereux - 1891 - 392 lehte
...allegiance, or profession of faith to the lord. The vassal or tenant, upon investiture, usually did homage to his lord ; openly and humbly kneeling, being...uncovered, and holding up his hands both together between those of the lord, who sat before him ; and there professing that " he did become his man, from that...
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Scott's Lady of the Lake

Sir Walter Scott - 1892 - 261 lehte
...homage. A French word, from Latin homo, a man. " The vassal or tenant upon investiture did usually homage to his lord ; openly and humbly kneeling, being ungirt, uncovered, and holding up his hands together between those of the lord, who sat before him ; and there professing that he did become his...
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Abridgment of Blackstone's Commentaries

William Blackstone, William Cyrus Sprague - 1893 - 533 lehte
...by the internal testimony of their own private knowledge. Besides an oath of fealty, or profession of faith to the lord, which was the parent of our oath of allegiance, the vassal or tenant upon investiture did usually homage to his lord ; openly and humbly kneeling, being...
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History and Antiquities of Kilkenny (County and City): With ..., 1. köide

William Healy - 1893 - 576 lehte
...that art was but little known. The vassal also did homage for his fief to his lord which was done by "openly and humbly kneeling being ungirt, uncovered and holding up his hands both together, between those of the lord who sate before- him and there professing that he did become his manjrom that day...
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Blackstone's Commentaries Abridged

William Blackstone, William Cyrus Sprague - 1899 - 544 lehte
...by the internal testimony of their own private knowledge. Besides an oath of fealty, or profession of faith to the lord, which was the parent of our oath of allegiance, the vassal or tenant upon investiture did usually homage to his lord ; openly and humbly kneeling, being...
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Mozley and Whiteley's Law Dictionary

Herbert Newman Mozley, George Crispe Whiteley - 1904 - 346 lehte
...deacons. 2 Steph. Com. HOMAGE. A ceremony performed by a vassal or tenant upon investiture, in which, openly and humbly kneeling, being ungirt, uncovered, and holding up his hands both together between those of his lord, who sat before him, he professed that " he did become his man, from that day forth,...
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An Elementary Treatise on the Common Law for the Use of Students

Henry Taylor Terry - 1906 - 921 lehte
...faithfulness to the lord, and usually also performing a ceremony called homage (homagivm) or manhood, "openly and humbly kneeling, being ungirt, uncovered, and holding up his hands relation. , both together between those of his lord, who sate before him; and there professing that...
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Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, 30. köide

1907
...subjection to the lord, and Blackstone tells us that in addition to the oath of fealty, "or profession of faith to the lord, which was the parent of our oath of allegiance," the tenant must also do homage, by which "openly and humbly kneeling" before the lord, the tenant professed...
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Law and Business ...

William Homer Spencer - 1911 - 670 lehte
...by the internal testimony of their own private knowledge. Besides an oath of fealty, or profession of faith to the lord, which was the parent of our oath of allegiance, the vassal or tenant upon investiture usually did homage to his lord, openly and humbly kneeling, being...
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The Old Manor House

Charlotte Smith - 2002 - 587 lehte
...by the internal testimony of their own private knowledge. Besides an oath of fealty, or profession of faith to the lord, which was the parent of our oath of allegiance, the vasal or tenant upon investiture did usually homage to his lord; openly and humbly kneeling, being...
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