Princely Title

Some articles on princely title, title, princely:

Prince-Bishop - State of The Teutonic Order
... The bishops pursued the conferment of the Princely title by the Holy Roman Emperor to stress their sovereignty ... a special status confirmed by the bestowal of the Princely title by Emperor Charles IV in 1356 ... Estonia Bishop Hermann, appointed by his brother Bishop Albert of Riga, received the title of a Prince-bishop by King Henry VII of Germany in 1225 ...
Vizier - Princely Title
... In the rare case of the Indian princely state of Jafarabad (Jafrabad, founded c.1650), ruled by Thanadars, in 1702 a state called Janjira was founded, with rulers (six incumbents) styled wazir when, in 1762 ...
Princely - Historical Background
... one who takes the first "), became the usual title of the informal leader of the Roman senate some centuries before the transition to empire, the princeps ... or attending religious rituals, and, for that task, granted them the title of princeps ... The title has generic and substantive meanings generically, prince refers to members of a family that ruled by hereditary right, the title being used to refer ...

Famous quotes containing the words title and/or princely:

    And Reason kens he herits in
    A haunted house. Tenants unknown
    Assert their squalid lease of sin
    With earlier title than his own.
    Robert Bridges (1844–1930)

    O thou goddess,
    Thou divine Nature, thou thyself thou blazon’st
    In these two princely boys!
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)