Free man

In *DB, liber homo indicates a free man with land who was not noble. The phrase was sometimes used of a Thegn.

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  • free|man — «FREE muhn», noun, plural men. 1. a person who is not a slave or serf; a man who could own land: »In Parthia did I take thee prisoner…Now be a freeman (Shakespeare). 2. a person who has civil or political freedom; citizen: »a freeman of Athens …   Useful english dictionary

  • Free Man — Infobox Album Name = Free Man Type = studio Artist = Burning Spear Released = 2003 Recorded = 2003 Genre = Reggae Length = Label = Burning Spear Producer = Burning Music Production Reviews = * Allmusic Rating|3.5|5 [http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg …   Wikipedia

  • free man — freeman, free man A free man is a man who is free in general senses (literally or metaphorically). A freeman is (1) a person who is granted the freedom of a city, or (2) in historical uses, a person who is not a slave or serf …   Modern English usage

  • free·man — /ˈfriːmən/ noun, pl men / mən/ [count] : a free man : a man who is not a slave …   Useful english dictionary

  • Free Man in Paris — Infobox Song Name = Free Man in Paris Border = Caption = Type = Artist = Joni Mitchell alt Artist = Sufjan Stevens on A Tribute to Joni Mitchell Album = Court and Spark Published = Released = January 1974 track no = 3 Recorded = 1973 Genre = Folk …   Wikipedia

  • Amos Fortune, Free Man — Infobox Book name = Amos Fortune, Free Man title orig = translator = image caption = author = Elizabeth Yates illustrator = cover artist = country = United States language = English series = genre = Children s novel publisher = release date =… …   Wikipedia

  • Enter a Free Man — is a play by Tom Stoppard that follows the story of an unsuccessful inventor named George Riley. The play was first performed on March 28, 1968 at the St. Martin s Theatre. It was directed by Frith Banbury and starred Michael Hordern. [ The… …   Wikipedia

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  • FREE WILL — FREE WILL, a philosophic and theological notion referring initially to the observation that man is able to choose between a number of possible courses of action, becoming, through his choice, the cause of the action which he selects. Among… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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