allodium

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From Medieval Latin allodium, from Frankish *allaud (allodium, patrimony, literally entire property). Cognate with Old High German ōt (property), Old Saxon ōd (estate, wealth), Old English ēad (possessions).

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allodium (plural allodiums or allodia)

  1. (dated) freehold land or property
    • 1908, Mary A. M. Marks, “In Saxon Times”, in Landholding in England, page 15:

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