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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In Anglo- Saxon law, a tax for the king's sustentation as he went through his realm.

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  • noun Anglo-Saxon In Anglo-Saxon law, a tax for the king's sustentation as he went through his realm.

Etymologies

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From Old English feormfultum ("food-assistance"), from feorm ("provision") (see farm) + fultum ("aid, assistance").

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