Fewterer


Fewterer
A keeper of greyhounds. [< AnNor. veutrier = hound]

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  • fewterer — noun ( s) Etymology: Middle English vewter, feutrere, fewterer, from Middle French veltrier, veautrier, from veltre, veautre greyhound, from Late Latin vertragus, from Gaulish obsolete : a keeper of dogs (as greyhounds) : slipper …   Useful english dictionary

  • fewterer — A keeper of dogs or manager of a kennel …   Grandiloquent dictionary

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  • Gropecunt Lane — Magpie Lane en Oxford, ntes llamada Gropecunt Lane. Gropecunt Lane (ˈɡroʊpkʌnt ˈleɪn) era el nombre de varias calles en diversos pueblos y ciudades de Inglaterra durante la Edad Media, puede hacer referencia a prostitución que se centraba en esas …   Wikipedia Español

  • Greyhound — The greyhound was much used for hunting, esp. hares; they hunted by sight not scent. In 1389 an ordinance decreed that no priest nor clerk was permitted to own a greyhound or other hunting dog, if his income was less than £10 a year. The Latin is …   Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases

  • Fewtrell — This very unusual and interesting name is of English origin, specifically from the West Midlands. It is a diminutive form of the Middle English occupational term vewtre which meant keeper of greyhounds . The derivation is from the Anglo Norman… …   Surnames reference

  • phesycion — phesycion, phetonesse, pheuterer obs. ff. physician, pythoness, fewterer …   Useful english dictionary

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  • pheuterer — phesycion, phetonesse, pheuterer obs. ff. physician, pythoness, fewterer …   Useful english dictionary


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