Commandery

Com*mand"er*y

(?), n.;
pl. Commanderies (#).
[F. commanderie.] 1. The office or rank of a commander. [Obs.]
[1913 Webster]

2. A district or a manor with lands and tenements appertaining thereto, under the control of a member of an order of knights who was called a commander; -- called also a preceptory.
[1913 Webster]

3. An assembly or lodge of Knights Templars (so called) among the Freemasons. [U. S.]
[1913 Webster]

4. A district under the administration of a military commander or governor. [R.] Brougham.
[1913 Webster]

 

New - Add Dictionary Search to Your Site

You can add a free dictionary search box to your own web site by copying and pasting the following HTML into one of your web pages:

<form action="http://www.freedict.co.uk/search.php" method="post">
 <p style="text-align: center; font-family: sans-serif;">
  <a style="font-weight: bold;" href="http://www.freedict.co.uk/"
     title="FreeDict free online dictionary">FreeDict</a>
  <input type="text" name="word" size="20" value="" />
  <input type="submit" name="submit" value="Search Dictionary" />
 </p>
</form>

 

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Mon 10th December 2018