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First estate   /fərst ɪstˈeɪt/   Listen
First estate

The clergy in France and the heads of the church in Britain.  Synonym: Lords Spiritual.

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"First estate" Quotes from Famous Books

... not permanently lost to the family for which it was originally built. When the centennial of the building was celebrated in 1904, the house had already returned to its first estate, having been purchased by the granddaughter of the original owners, Mrs. George Stone Benedict, who with her daughter, Clare Benedict, came to occupy it as their American home ...
— The Story of Cooperstown • Ralph Birdsall

Words linked to "First estate" :   U.K., UK, estate, France, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, United Kingdom, French Republic, the three estates, estate of the realm, Britain, Great Britain

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