Principality

A principality (or princedom) is a monarchical feudatory or sovereign state, ruled or reigned over by a monarch with the title of prince or by a monarch with another title within the generic use of the term prince.

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Seniorate Province
... Dzielnica senioralna), Duchy of Kraków (Księstwo krakowskie), Duchy of Cracow, Principality of Cracow, Principality of Kraków, was the superior among the five provinces established in 1138 according ... by the rotating head of the royal Piast dynasty, a principality that he held as overlord (Senior Prince or High duke, princeps) of the other Polish ...
Principality - Other Principalities - Micronations Claiming To Be Principalities
... Several micronations, which de facto have few characteristics of sovereign states and are not recognized as such, more or less seriously claim the status of sovereign principalities ... Examples are Seborga, a small town in Italy the Principality of Hutt River in Australia ...
Sigismund I, Prince Of Anhalt-Dessau - Life
... of his father, Sigismund inherited the principality of Anhalt-Zerbst jointly with his brothers Albert IV and Waldemar III ... later, in 1396, both brothers decided to settle upon a formal division of the principality of Anhalt-Zerbst ... town of Dessau as his main residence and capital of his newly-created principality of Anhalt-Dessau ...
Albanian Principalities - Muzaka Principality
... Principality of Berat or Muzakaj Principality (1335–1444) was a principality created by despot Andrea II Muzaka in 1335, with its capital Berat ... The principality was united with other Albanian principalities in the League of Lezhë in 1444 ...
Stemmen
1648 the Prince-Bishopric was transformed into the Principality of Verden, which was first ruled in personal union by the Swedish Crown - interrupted by a Danish occupation (1 ... In 1807 the ephemeric Kingdom of Westphalia annexed the Principality, before France annexed it in 1810 ... In 1813 the Principality was restored to the Electorate of Hanover, which - after its upgrade to the Kingdom of Hanover in 1814 - incorporated the Principality in a real union and ...