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BANNERET (Fr. banneret, from bannicre...

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Originally appearing in Volume V03, Page 353 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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BANNERET (Fr. banneret, from bannicre, banner, elliptical for seigneur or chevalier banneret, Med. Lat. banncretus), in feudalism, the name given to those nobles who had the right to lead their vassals to battle under their own banner. Ultimately
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