Bailiwick sentence example
- from the coast, and the bailiwick (amt) of Bergedorf, which down to 1867 was held in common by Lubeck and Hamburg.
- The Teutonic Order (q.v.), surviving in the Ballarde (Bailiwick) of Utrecht, was officially established in the Netherlands by the States General in 1580.
- A forester was "an officer sworn to preserve the vert and venison in the forest, and to attend upon the wild beasts within his bailiwick."
- It is mentioned in Domesday only as a bailiwick of Newbold belonging to the king, and granted to William Peverell.