- the position, power, or dignity of a suzerain
- the relationship between suzerain and subject
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- World Historythe position or authority of a suzerain.
- Government, World Historythe domain or area subject to a suzerain.
- French suzeraineté, Middle French suserenete, equivalent. to suseren suzerain + -ete -ity