Definition of subfeudatory in English:

subfeudatory

(also subfeudatary)

noun

historical
  • A person who holds a fief from a feudatory.

adjective

historical, rare
  • Of or relating to a subfeudatory; that holds a subfeudatory.

Origin

Late 17th century; earliest use found in William Atwood (d. ?1705). From sub- + feudatory, after subfeudation.

Pronunciation

subfeudatory

/ˌsʌbˈfjuːdət(ə)ri/