Definition of allegiance in English:

allegiance

Line breaks: al¦le|giance
Pronunciation: /əˈliːdʒ(ə)ns
 
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noun

[mass noun]

Origin

late Middle English: from Anglo-Norman French, variant of Old French ligeance, from lige, liege (see liege), perhaps by association with Anglo-Latin alligantia 'alliance'.

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