Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In England, a headborough; a borsholder.
  • noun In some parts of northern England, a person who holds property by burgage tenure.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A headborough; a borsholder.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A headborough; a borsholder.

Etymologies

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borough +‎ holder

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