Aldermanry
Aldermanry Al"der*man*ry, n. 1. The district or ward of an alderman. [1913 Webster]

2. The office or rank of an alderman. [R.] --B. Jonson. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • aldermanry — /awl deuhr meuhn ree/, n., pl. aldermanries. the district, office, or rank of an alderman. [1200 50; ME aldermanrie. See ALDERMAN, RY] * * * …   Universalium

  • aldermanry — noun a) the rank or status of an alderman b) the district in which an alderman serves …   Wiktionary

  • aldermanry — al·der·man·ry || ɔːldÉ™mÉ™nrɪ n. city voting district; membership in a city council …   English contemporary dictionary

  • aldermanry — al·der·man·ry …   English syllables

  • aldermanry — rē noun ( es) Etymology: Middle English aldermanrie, from alderman + rie ry 1. : a kingdom, district, or shire in Anglo Saxon England 2. a. : a district of an alderman …   Useful english dictionary

  • Southwark — For other places with the same name, see Southwark (disambiguation). Coordinates: 51°29′56″N 0°05′24″W / 51.4988°N 0.0901°W / 51.4988; …   Wikipedia

  • Farringdon Ward Within —    One of the twenty six wards of the City, bounded on the north by Farringdon and Aldersgate Wards Without, on the east by Aldersgate Ward Within, Cripplegate Ward and Bread Street Ward, south by Castle Baynard Ward and The Thames, west by… …   Dictionary of London

  • Noddings — This interesting surname of English origin is a nickname for a bald man or one who kept his hair extremely close cropped, deriving from the middle English not (old English pre 7th Century knot ) meaning bald , plus ings a double patronymic. The… …   Surnames reference

  • Pennell — Recorded in several forms including Penell, Pennell, Peniall, Penniall, Penniell, and Pernell, this is an English surname, but which in some cases may have an ultimate French origin. According to the famous Victorian etymologist Canon Charles… …   Surnames reference

  • Pennells — Recorded in several forms including Penell, Pennell, Peniall, Penniall, Penniell, Pernell, and the plural Pennells, this is an English surname, but which in some cases may have an ultimate French origin. According to the famous Victorian… …   Surnames reference

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”