Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A tribute by the head; a poll tax.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A tribute by the head; a capitation tax.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A tribute by the head; a poll-tax.

Etymologies

Old French chevage, from chief head. See chief. (Wiktionary)

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