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Meaning of FEOFF

Pronunciation:  fef

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a piece of land held under the feudal system
 

FEOFF is a 5 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: fief
 
 See Also: acres, demesne, estate, land, landed estate

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Feoff\ (?; 277), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Feoffed}; p. pr. &
    vb. n.. {Feoffing}.] [OE. feffen, OF. feffer, fieffer, F.
    fieffer, fr. fief fief; cf. LL. feoffare, fefare. See
    {Fief}.] (Law)
    To invest with a fee or feud; to give or grant a corporeal
    hereditament to; to enfeoff.
    
    
  2. \Feoff\, n. (Law)
    A fief. See {Fief}.
    
    
 

 

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