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suzerain (n.)

"sovereign, ruler," 1807, from French suzerain (14c., Old French suserain), noun use of adjective meaning "sovereign but not supreme," from adverb sus "up, above," on analogy of soverain (see sovereign (adj.)). Old French sus is from Vulgar Latin *susum, from Latin sursum "upward, above," contraction of subversum, from subvertere (see subvert).

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Definitions of suzerain

suzerain (n.)
a state exercising a degree of dominion over a dependent state especially in its foreign affairs;
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