overlordship definition

  • noun:
    • the career or top-notch becoming an overlord.
    • Lordship or supremacy of one or a people over other people.
    • hawaii, office, or dignity of an overlord; particularly, in reference to early English record, the preĆ«minence or expert of just one associated with the Anglo-Saxon kings or kingdoms over particular other kings, kingdoms, chiefs, etc. Such an overlordship happened at different times by kings of Kent, Northumberland, Mercia, and Wessex.
    • the positioning of overlord

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