Definition of Peerages. Meaning of Peerages. Synonyms of Peerages

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Definition of Peerages

Peerage
Peerage Peer"age, n. [See Peer an equal, and cf. Parage.] 1. The rank or dignity of a peer. --Blackstone. 2. The body of peers; the nobility, collectively. When Charlemain with all his peerage fell. --Milton.

Meaning of Peerages from wikipedia

- life peerages (Life Peerages Act, 1958) List of spiritual peers Orders, decorations, and medals of New Zealand Peerage law Peerage of England Peerage of...
- the peerages of Britain and Ireland Marquesses: see List of marquesses in the peerages of Britain and Ireland Earls: see List of earls in the peerages of...
- Nevertheless, life peerages lingered. From the reign of James I to that of George II (between 1603 and 1760), 18 life peerages were created for women...
- The Peerage of the United Kingdom comprises most peerages created in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland after the Acts of Union in 1801,...
- to these extant ones, see List of dukedoms in the peerages of Britain and Ireland. In the Peerage of England, the title of Duke was created 74 times...
- The Peerage of England comprises all peerages created in the Kingdom of England before the Act of Union in 1707. In that year, the Peerages of England...
- other peerages. Those peers who are known by a higher title in one of the other peerages are listed in italics. A handful of titles in the peerage of Ireland...
- the other peerages are listed. Those peers who are known by a higher title in one of the other peerages are listed in italics. Some peerages of Great Britain...
- English baronies by writ of summons). Unlike other British peerage titles, Scots law permits peerages to be inherited by or through a person who was not legitimate...
- List of living life peers List of life peerages https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-44215982 "Dissolution Peerages 2019" (PDF). 10 Downing Street. 30 July...
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