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droit British & World English

A right or due

droit de suite British & World English

Feudal Law. The legal right of a lord to seize a serf who has fled, or the property of such a serf, in another jurisdiction. Now historical and rare.

droit de seigneur British & World English

The alleged right of a medieval feudal lord to have sexual intercourse with a vassal’s bride on her wedding night

Dieu et mon droit British & World English

God and my right (the motto of the British monarch)