thane

  1. a feudal lord or baron in Scotland
  2. a man ranking above an ordinary freeman and below a noble in Anglo Saxon England especially one who gave military serve in exchange for land

Thane

• (n.) A dignitary under the Anglo-Saxons and Danes in England. Of these there were two orders, the king`s thanes, who attended the kings in their courts and held lands immediately of them, and the ordinary thanes, who were lords of manors and who had particular jurisdiction within their limits. After the Conquest, this title was disused, and ...
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Thane

[Lok Sabha constituency] Thane Lok Sabha constituency (ठाणे लोकसभा मतदारसंघ) (formerly, Thana Lok Sabha constituency) is one of the 48 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies of Maharashtra state in western India. ==Assembly segments== At present, after the implementation of the Presidential notification...
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Thane

[Scotland] Thane was the title given to a local royal official in medieval eastern Scotland, equivalent to a count, who was at the head of an administrative and socio-economic unit known as a shire or thanage. In William Shakespeare`s Macbeth, Macbeth holds the title `Thane of Glamis`. In the first act, after the declaration of the forthcom...
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Thane

[Vidhan Sabha constituency] Thane is one of the 288 Vidhan Sabha (Assembly) constituencies of Maharashtra state in Western India. ==Members of Assembly== ==Election results== ===General elections 2009=== ...
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Thane

Thane (thān) noun [ Middle English thein , þein , Anglo-Saxon þegen , þegn ; akin to Old High German degan a follower, warrior, boy, Middle High German degen a hero, German degen hero, soldier, Icelandic þegn a th...
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thane

Anglo-Saxon hereditary nobleman rewarded by the granting of land for service to the monarch or a lord. ...
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thane

in English history before the Norman Conquest (1066), a free retainer or lord, corresponding in its various grades to the post-Conquest baron and ... [2 related articles]
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Thane

In English history, a thane (or thegn) was someone who was awarded land by the King or another superior as a reward for military service. Thanes ranked between ordinary freemen and hereditary nobles. Thane was the Saxon word for a Vavasour, and the Norman word for a Baron.
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Thane

Thane is an English name for boys. The meaning is `follower` The name Thane is most commonly given to American boys. Thane is given to boys and girls in Scotland The name sounds like: Thano, Twan, Dane, Deane, Doane, Duane, Dwane, Tan, Tune, Twaine
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Thane

Type: Term Pronunciation: thān Definitions: 1. George D., English anatomist, 1850-1930. See: Thane method
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thane

[n] - a feudal lord or baron in Scotland 2. [n] - a man ranking above an ordinary freeman and below a noble in Anglo Saxon England especially one who gave military serve in exchange for land
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