Refers to districts or provinces ruled by a viceroy, who is a person acting as the representative of their sovereign or king. Viceroyalities are often on frontiers or in provinces distant from the seat of power of the state.

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Refers to districts or provinces ruled by a viceroy, who is a person acting as the representative of their sovereign or king. Viceroyalities are often on frontiers or in provinces distant from the seat of power of the state.

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viceroyalties
Date Published
December 12, 2012
Last Updated
April 22, 2021