Definition of Tithing

Tithing n. means: The act of levying or taking tithes; that which is taken as tithe; a tithe.

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Tithing n. means: The act of levying or taking tithes; that which is taken as tithe; a tithe.

Meaning of Tithing

Tithing (n.) means: The act of levying or taking tithes; that which is taken as tithe; a tithe.

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Tithingman (n.): The chief man of a tithing; a headborough; one elected to preside over the tithing.

Tything (n.): See Tithing.

Decimation (n.): A tithing.

Frankpledge (n.): The tithing itself.

Tithing (p. pr. & vb. n.): of Tithe

Decennary (n.): A tithing consisting of ten neighboring families.

Sheading (v. t.): A tithing, or division, in the Isle of Man, in which there is a coroner, or chief constable. The island is divided into six sheadings.

Tithing (n.): A number or company of ten householders who, dwelling near each other, were sureties or frankpledges to the king for the good behavior of each other; a decennary.

Borsholder (a.): The head or chief of a tithing, or borough (see 2d Borough); the headborough; a parish constable.

Burghbrech (n.): The offense of violating the pledge given by every inhabitant of a tithing to keep the peace; breach of the peace.

Friborgh (n.): The pledge and tithing, afterwards called by the Normans frankpledge. See Frankpledge.

Headborrow (n.): The chief of a frankpledge, tithing, or decennary, consisting of ten families; -- called also borsholder, boroughhead, boroughholder, and sometimes tithingman. See Borsholder.

Tithing (n.): The act of levying or taking tithes; that which is taken as tithe; a tithe.

Frankpledge (n.): A pledge or surety for the good behavior of freemen, -- each freeman who was a member of an ancient decennary, tithing, or friborg, in England, being a pledge for the good conduct of the others, for the preservation of the public peace; a free surety.

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Meaning of Tithingman

Tithingman means: The chief man of a tithing; a headborough; one elected to preside over the tithing.

Meaning of Tything

Tything means: See Tithing.

Meaning of Decimation

Decimation means: A tithing.

Meaning of Frankpledge

Frankpledge means: The tithing itself.

Meaning of Tithing

Tithing means: of Tithe

Meaning of Decennary

Decennary means: A tithing consisting of ten neighboring families.

Meaning of Sheading

Sheading means: A tithing, or division, in the Isle of Man, in which there is a coroner, or chief constable. The island is divided into six sheadings.

Meaning of Tithing

Tithing means: A number or company of ten householders who, dwelling near each other, were sureties or frankpledges to the king for the good behavior of each other; a decennary.

Meaning of Borsholder

Borsholder means: The head or chief of a tithing, or borough (see 2d Borough); the headborough; a parish constable.

Meaning of Burghbrech

Burghbrech means: The offense of violating the pledge given by every inhabitant of a tithing to keep the peace; breach of the peace.

Meaning of Friborgh

Friborgh means: The pledge and tithing, afterwards called by the Normans frankpledge. See Frankpledge.

Meaning of Headborrow

Headborrow means: The chief of a frankpledge, tithing, or decennary, consisting of ten families; -- called also borsholder, boroughhead, boroughholder, and sometimes tithingman. See Borsholder.

Meaning of Tithing

Tithing means: The act of levying or taking tithes; that which is taken as tithe; a tithe.

Meaning of Frankpledge

Frankpledge means: A pledge or surety for the good behavior of freemen, -- each freeman who was a member of an ancient decennary, tithing, or friborg, in England, being a pledge for the good conduct of the others, for the preservation of the public peace; a free surety.

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