antrustio

A confidential vassal.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • antrustion — [ ɑ̃trystjɔ̃ ] n. m. • 1748; lat. médiév. antrustio, de trustis, latinisation de l a. haut all. Trost « fidélité » ♦ Hist. Leude faisant partie de la suite du roi, chez les Francs. ⇒ vassal. ● antrustion nom masculin (bas latin antrustio, de l… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Antrustion — An*trus tion, n. [F., fr. LL. antrustio.] A vassal or voluntary follower of Frankish princes in their enterprises. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Antrustiōnes — (mittellat., von trustis, antrustio, was ursprünglich Trost, Schutz, später Schar bedeutet). zur Zeit der Merowinger die Mitglieder des königlichen Gefolges; sie waren rechtlich insbes. durch erhöhtes Wergeld ausgezeichnet …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • antrustions — (an tru sti on) s. m. plur. Volontaires qui, chez les Germains, suivaient les princes dans leurs entreprises. •   Les formules de Marculfe désignent ces volontaires par le nom d antrustions, MONTESQ. Esp. XXX, 16. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Bas lat. antrustio …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • TRUSTIS — in L. Salica, tit. 43. §. 4. Si quis eum occiderit, qui in truste dominica est: fides est seu fiducia, vox German. unde in truste dominica, seu Regali esse dicti sunt, qui Regi ipsi fidem iurârunt, hincque de patrocinio eius securi fuerunt; quod… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • antrustion — antrustìōn m <G antrustióna> DEFINICIJA pov. član kraljevske ratne družine, najamnik u kraljevoj vojnoj službi (u Franačkoj i srednjovjekovnim germanskim državama) ETIMOLOGIJA srlat. antrustio ← stvnjem. trōst: pomoć …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • antrustion — anˈtrəschən noun ( s) Etymology: Medieval Latin antrustion , antrustio, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German ant , int against and Old High German trōst help, comfort more at ante , trust : a follower usually in the bodyguard of Frankish… …   Useful english dictionary

  • an|trus|ti|on — «an TRUHS tee uhn», noun. any of a body of men forming the bodyguard or military household of Frankish kings. ╂[< Medieval Latin antrustio, onis < Old High German trōst trust, fidelity] …   Useful english dictionary

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