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retinue
a group of attendants surrounding a person of high rank or importance
teneo - to hold
sacerdotal
having to do with priests or the priesthood
sacer - sacred, holy
comport
to behave (oneself) in a specified manner; to depart
porto - to carry
consign
to hand over; to deliver; to entrust
signum - a sign, signal
interregnum
the period of time between the end of one ruler's reign and the beginning of the reign of his or her successor
inter - between; regnum - royal power
invoke
1). to call on (usually a spiritual being) for help, blessing, support 2). to ask solemnly, implore
voco - to call
causal
having to do with cause and effect
causa - a reason, cause
inequitable
unfair, unjust
aequus - level; fair, just; like, equal
remnant
what is left over; a remainder; a (small) remaining part
maneo - to stay, remain
inter
to bury
in- into terra - the earth
sociology
the study of the development and problems of people living in social groups; the science of society
socius - an ally, comrade
legate
a representative, envoy, ambassador
legatus - envoy