Definition of Lieger

1. n. A resident ambassador.



Definition of Lieger

1. Noun. (obsolete) A resident ambassador. ¹

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Definition of Lieger

1. lidger [n -S] - See also: lidger

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lieger

lief
lief(p)
liefer
liefest
liefly
liefs
liefsome
liegance
liegances
liege
liege subject
liegedom
liegedoms
liegeman
liegemen
lieger (current term)
liegers
lieges
liegewoman
liegewomen
lieing
liement
liements
lien
lienable
lienal
lienal artery
lienculi
lienculus
lienectomy

Literary usage of Lieger

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1. The Book of the Church by Robert Southey (1825)
"rant owners, so long as they might keep a lieger- book, or Terrier, by direction thereof to find such straggling acres as belonged to them, they cared not ..."

2. The Court of King James the First by Godfrey Goodman (1839)
"Origin of lieger ambassadors.—Simplicity of the courts of our early English Kings.—Aggrandizement, especially under Henry VIIL BUT now I come to a passage ..."

3. Origines Sacrae: Or a Rational Account of the Grounds of Natural and by Edward Stillingfleet (1817)
"The two Sorts of Prophets among the Jews, lieger and extraordinary. Ordinary Prophets taken out of the Schools, proved by Amos and ..."

4. Walker's Critical Pronouncing Dictionary, and Expositor of the English by John Walker (1823)
"a high building, nt the top of which lights are hung t« guide ship? at sea [cheerfully lieger, lee'jur. ia resident ambassador Lieu, 1ft. s. place, ..."

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