Sentence Examples

  • We have seen the end of hereditary monarchy.
  • There were no hereditary or formally elected chiefs, nor was there any vestige of monarchy.
  • By the time of the jurists it had become hereditary and compulsory.
  • With the crystallization of the feudal system in the 12th century the office of vidame, like that of avoue, had become an hereditary fief.
  • This office did not become hereditary, however, and his descendants bore simply the title of counts of Scheyern until about 1116, when the emperor Henry V.