Translation of feudal in Spanish:


feudal, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈfjudl/ /ˈfjuːd(ə)l/

See Spanish definition of feudal


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    • After the Norman Conquest the system of feudal landholding required the lord of the manor to provide a court for his tenants.
    • The feudal system meant that knights had to provide the king with soldiers when the king demanded them.
    • The Viking Age ended when many states in Europe developed the feudal system.
    • By the end of the ninth century the feudal system had bound together the greater part of the population.
    • Ferdinand IV also alienated the rural masses by failing to abolish the feudal system and alleviate the tax burden.
    • This reliance on the local lord of the manor was all part of the feudal system introduced by William the Conqueror.
    • Here we see the germ of a practice which later on developed into the European feudal system.
    • A similar pattern evolved in countries which were in the Roman empire or were part of the feudal system.
    • This distinction can be traced back to the land tenure system of feudal times.
    • Authoritarianism is thus engrained in the feudal personality and is as essential to the feudal system as oxygen is to human life.
    • Indeed, promoting capitalism often results in a system that resembles medieval feudal societies.
    • The feudal system is cloistered and I welcomed the change as it gave me a chance to grow emotionally and spiritually.
    • With the abolition of the feudal system, the superior's right to enforce these restrictions will disappear.
    • So it's pretty much like a feudal system of the kings where people are thrown into prison and they have no way of getting out.
    • Last year, he attacked the Scottish Executive for breaching his human rights by abolishing the feudal system.
    • Churchill was a remnant of a feudal system and his contempt for progress expressed itself in his attitude towards workers.
    • The right to teach at the universities was often granted like a title of land in the feudal system.
    • Such absolute power can easily corrupt, and it is no wonder that the feudal system in Pakistan is humanly degrading.
    • In a feudal system there is always another member of the clan to step forward to assume the leadership.
    • The Chamberlain brought in revenue, locally supported by the officials of royal burghs, and feudal barons.