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Medieval Words, H

  • haberden cod especially in its salted form. Also used as haberdine
  • haberdine cod especially in its salted form. Also used as haberden
  • heriot a tribute or service rendered to a feudal lord on the death of a tenant
  • hide the amount of land needed to support the family of a freeman.
  • hilt the handle or grip of a sword
  • historiated capital on a manuscript page, an initial letter which contains an illustration within itself
  • homage a ceremony where a tenant aknowledges his allegiance to his lord
  • hundred an area of land equal to a hundred hides
  • hundredweight in mediaeval times this was a measurement of exactly 100 pounds


 

 

 

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