The condition or fact of being dominant
The early history of the country is the story of a struggle for supremacy between the cities.
In May he refused to take the oath of supremacy, acquiring like his colleagues consistency with old age.
The supremacy of the emperor is not called in question.
469) in North Germany; and in 1536 he wrote a preface to Gardiner's De vera Obedientia, which asserted the royal, denied the papal, supremacy, and was received with delight by the Lutherans.
In 1164 Barisone, giudice of Arborea, was given the title of king of the whole island by Frederick Barbarossa, but his supremacy was never effective.