Furnage


Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases. .

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  • furnage — fur·nage …   English syllables

  • furnage — See fornagium four …   Black's law dictionary

  • furnage — Fees exacted from tenants for the use of the oven or bakehouse of the lord of the manor …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • furnage — ˈfərnij noun ( s) Etymology: Middle English, from Middle French fornage, from forn, for, four oven (from Latin furnus) + age; akin to Latin formus warm more at warm …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fornagium — Latin term for payment to a lord for the obligation to use his oven; it was also a payment for the right to use one s own oven. The anglicised version of fornagium is furnage . [< Lat. furnus = an oven] Cf. Banality …   Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases

  • fornagium — Same as furnage …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • fornage — see furnage …   Useful english dictionary

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