Brenagium


Brenagium
Rent paid to a lord in the form of bran (brennum), which formed part of his hunting hounds' feed.

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  • brenagium — /braneyjiyam/ A payment in bran, which tenants anciently made to feed their lords hounds …   Black's law dictionary

  • brenagium — Same as brennage …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Brennage — Bren nage, n. [OF. brenage; cf. LL. brennagium, brenagium. See {Bran}.] (Old Eng. Law) A tribute which tenants paid to their lord, in lieu of bran, which they were obliged to furnish for his hounds. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bran — [ brɑ̃ ] n. m. • bren XIIe ; lat. pop. °brennus, rad. gaul. °brenno 1 ♦ Partie la plus grossière du son. Par anal. Bran de scie : sciure de bois. 2 ♦ (XVe) Région. Excrément. On trouve aussi BREN [ brɑ̃; brɛ̃ ] …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • bren — bran [ brɑ̃ ] n. m. • bren XIIe ; lat. pop. °brennus, rad. gaul. °brenno 1 ♦ Partie la plus grossière du son. Par anal. Bran de scie : sciure de bois. 2 ♦ (XVe) Région. Excrément. On trouve aussi BREN [ brɑ̃; brɛ̃ ]. ● bran ou bren …   Encyclopédie Universelle


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