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cottar

noun cot·tar \ˈkä-tər\

Definition of cottar

  1. :  a peasant or farm laborer who occupies a cottage and sometimes a small holding of land usually in return for services



Variants of cottar

or

cotter

play \ˈkä-tər\

Origin and Etymology of cottar

Middle English cottar, from Medieval Latin cotarius, from Middle English cot


First Known Use: 14th century


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