An association, especially of nations for a common cause
Kenner as special commissioner to the courts of England and France to obtain recognition of the Confederacy on condition of the abolition of slavery.
At this time the Hatti empire or confederacy probably included, on the west, both Phrygia and Lydia.
The branch of the Franks - who were a confederacy, not a people - which gradually overspread Gallia Belgica, bore the name of the Salian Franks..
They are first mentioned as members of a confederacy with the Vestini, Paeligni and Marrucini (Liv.
The Delian confederacy lay completely under Athenian control, and the points of strategic importance were largely held by cleruchies (q.v.; see also Pericles) and garrisons.