The Record Interpreter: A Collection of Abbreviations, Latin Words and Names Used in English Historical Manuscripts and Records (Google eBook)
Reeves and Turner, 1892 - Abbreviations, French - 341 pages
accuse acre affidavit bailiff basket benefice bishop bread Bridge bushel called cantref cases Castle cattle Cheshire church clerk cloth coin common Cornwall county court Cumberland custom day's work denarius Devon ditch Dorset duty Eiver engine espal essentialiter evangelista exchange farm field Filius fish Flu.—Eiver forest given goods ground Hants hawk heraldic hold horse hound house Ireland Irslanä Isca Dumnoniorum Isis Island Isle Isttsr jurisdiction keeper Kent knight lath Latin letter Lincolnshire list load London lord make manor Maria market Mary measure of land ment monastery money Monte Nivsr Northumberland officer oppositio Oxfordshire paid pasture payment Pembrokeshire perch perhaps pesage piece place pledge plough Portus possession quarter rent right Sancto Scot scota Scotland service ship shire Shropshire small soldier sometimes Street Suffolk Sussex take tenant tenure terrœ tlis tlls toll paid Tournois town used wall wharf wood wool writ Yorks Yorkshire
Page 336 - There is a very ancient family of the Ropers in Cumberland, who have lived immemorially near to a quarry of red spate there, from whence they first took their surname of Rubra spatha.
Page 198 - hold. drengus a drench, the name given to certain tenants who were put out of their lands at the Conquest and afterwards restored.
Page 262 - a drink made of corn. A LIST OF THE LATIN NAMES OF PLACES IN GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND.* A.
Page 279 - Oxfordshire. Deira—The part of the kingdom of the Northumbrians on the south side of the Tyne. Deira Sylva—Deerhurst,
Page 233 - he who hath the proper and regular jurisdiction, as of course and of common right.
Page 272 - Britanni—People of Britain. Britannia Prima—Britain south of the Thames. Britannia Secunda—Britain west of the Severn ; or from Bristol Channel to Mersey, and from Thames to Humber. Britanniens
Page 184 - part of a larger field, •which would otherwise be in common ; or the right of the lord to take a certain share of the crop.
Page 316 - Province of Britain between the Walls of Hadrian and Antonine, ie, the Forth and the Tyne ; or between the Walls of Hadrian and Severus.