Translation of "feudal" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈfjuː.dəl/ us

relating to the social system of western Europe in the Middle Ages or any society that is organized according to rank. In a feudal society, people at one level of society receive land to live and work on from those higher than them in rank, and in return have to work for them and fight for them if necessary, sometimes also giving them some of the food they produce.

the feudal system
a feudal lord/kingdom/society
feudalism noun [ no plural ] uk /-ɪ.zəm/ us

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(Translation of “feudal” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /ˈfjuːdl/

of the system by which people gave certain services eg military support to a more powerful man in return for lands, protection etc

the feudal system.
feudalism noun

medieval feudalism.

(Translation of “feudal” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)