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What do these words mean?
Since doing research on the Sinclair name for my husband, Bill, I have
caught the bug. Now reading a novel, 3 words came up, that I have no real
concept of what they mean---a village is 600years old---" at one time it
was known as a !) thanage and later as a 2) barony ,now it's what they call
a 3) royal burgh ". Are these the size of the village or the times in which
they were located?
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