Lord Great Chamberlain of England

noun the hereditary holder of a ceremonial office who attends the monarch at a coronation.

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  • Lord High Constable — Henry Stafford, 2. Duke of Buckingham Der Lord High Constable von England war ursprünglich der Kommandant der königlichen Armee und Master of the Horse am königlichen Hof. Er war auch zusammen mit dem Earl Marshal Vorsitzender des Adelsgerichts… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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