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fief also: fiefdom Pronunciation: / ˈfiːfdəm /
American English: /fif/
British English: /fiːf/

Translation of fief in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • During the Eastern Zhou royal power declined and there was a concomitant growth in the feudal fiefs, some becoming quasi-independent kingdoms.
    • The fief was usually land necessary to maintain the vassal, but oftentimes the vassal would receive regular payments of money from a lord.
    • After complicated manoeuvring on both sides, in 1202 King Philip announced that John had forfeited the Plantagenet fiefs in France.

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