A title of nobility granted to people of high standing in society by a monarch. Historically, lords served the purpose of governing lands for his king under the feudal system. After the Middle Ages, lords served roles in government. Now, the title is just one of mostly honor and tradition. However, lord can refer to any person possessing personal power beyond the normal.
Lord Calvert controls this feif for his majesty the king
The name of the noble hero in this novel is Lord Ilpalazzo