He put his lands under the nominal suzerainty of the count of Toulouse and tried to draw them away from Cerdanya.
Frederick recognized the full autonomy of the cities of the Lombard league under his nominal suzerainty.
Through the mediation by the princes of Mingrelia, both branches accepted nominal Russian suzerainty in 1833.
After the 9th century, the island was briefly under nominal Byzantine suzerainty.
Joseon accepted the nominal suzerainty of China.
They also laid claim to the interior, although this remained a rather nominal suzerainty.
A peace treaty followed which left the south Balinese kingdoms autonomous under nominal Dutch suzerainty.
David preferred a nominal Latin suzerainty to annexation by the Nicaean emperor.
Nevertheless, the Ragusans thought it prudent to accept the nominal suzerainty of the Hungarian king.
Since the early 8th century, Serbia had a relationship of entirely nominal suzerainty with the Byzantine Empire.