droit de seigneur

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Etymology[edit]

French droit de seigneur ‎(the right of the lord)

Noun[edit]

droit de seigneur ‎(uncountable)

  1. The supposed right of the feudal lord to deflower the maiden bride of one of his subjects.

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

droit de seigneur m

  1. droit de seigneur