Court of the Lord Lyon

Court of the Lord Lyon

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  • Court of the Lord Lyon — The arms of office of the Lord Lyon King of arms, the sovereign of the Court of the Lord Lyon. The Court of the Lord Lyon, also known as the Lyon Court, is a standing court of law which regulates heraldry in Scotland. Like the College of Arms in… …   Wikipedia

  • Court of the Lord Lyon — New Register House in Edinburgh, Sitz des Lyon Court Der Court of the Lord Lyon, kurz auch Lyon Court, ist das in Edinburgh ansässige für Schottland zuständige staatliche Wappenregister (Heraldic Authority). Daneben werden auch Clans durch den… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • court of the lord lyon — Usage: usually capitalized C & both Ls : lyon court …   Useful english dictionary

  • Court of the Lord Lyon — noun see lyon court …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lord Lyon King of Arms — The Lord Lyon King of Arms, the head of Lyon Court, is the most junior of the Great Officers of State in Scotland and is the Scottish official with responsibility for regulating heraldry in that country, issuing new grants of arms, and serving as …   Wikipedia

  • Lord Lyon King of Arms — Der Lord Lyon King of Arms, Sir Francis Grant, und der Duke of York auf dem Weg zur St. Giles Cathedral im Jahre 1933 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lord Lyon King of Arms — head of administration in matters heraldic in Scotland. He acts as heraldic judge in civil and criminal matters. It is an ancient office derived from the Celtic seannachie. The Lyon Court sits on the days of the ancient druidic feasts of Beltane… …   Law dictionary

  • Court of Session — redirects here. For other uses, see Court of Session (disambiguation). Court of Session Logo of the Court of Session Established 1532 …   Wikipedia

  • Lyon Clerk and Keeper of the Records — is an heraldic office in Scotland. The holder of this office is appointed by the Crown, and like the Lord Lyon King of Arms receives an annual salary. Lyon Clerk s duties are to conduct and assist with the preliminary business of application for… …   Wikipedia

  • Court of Exchequer (Scotland) — Scots law This article is part of the series: Law of Scotland Administration …   Wikipedia

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