The land belonging to a lord or nobleman, or so much land as a lord or great personage kept in his own hands, for the use and subsistence of his family.
- A landed estate.
- The main house on an estate; a mansion.
- A tract of land in certain North American colonies with hereditary rights granted to the proprietor by royal charter.
- The district over which a lord had domain and could exercise certain rights and privileges in medieval western Europe.
- The lord's residence in such a district.