to make (someone) a baronet; confer a baronetcy upon.
a large, broad-bladed knife or cleaver used by the moros. historical examples but he could see enough to know that the pirate carried a rifle and had a barong tucked into his belt. the pirates of shan harold leland goodwin a moro kris was crossed with a barong, and both weapons dripped blood. the pirates […]
- Barong tagalog
(in the philippines) a man’s long-sleeved formal overblouse, made of fine, sheer fabric, often embroidered.
pertaining to a baron or barony or to the order of barons. befitting a baron: living in baronial splendor. historical examples the staff of upper and under keepers -ssemble with a large train of beaters before the baronial gateway. blackwood’s edinburgh magazine, vol. 60, no. 374, december, 1846 various such was the home which this […]
the domain of a baron. baronage (def 2). historical examples this appears to establish a tenure by barony in arundel, as a recent determination had done in abergavenny. view of the state of europe during the middle ages, vol. 3 (of 3) henry hallam for what services, or under what circ-mstances, the barony was created? […]
to make or create (someone) a baron; confer the rank of baron upon.