Definition of electorship in English:



  • See elector

    • ‘He governed his electorship for the longest time from near Wittlich rather than Trier.’
    • ‘He escaped and hastened back to Vienna, declared his electorship to be forfeited, and proposed the duke of Bavaria to be chosen elector.’
    • ‘Thomas was a jurat in 1347/48 (through electorship) and in 1349/50-1350 / 51, but not thereafter despite being chosen an elector on 6 other occasions during the 1350s.’