variants or astrier
plural -s
old English law
: one belonging to the hearth or home
used of various persons having certain rights or disabilities by reason of their residence or holding of tenements

Word History


astrer from astre + -er; astrier, alteration of astrer

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“Astrer.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Jun. 2024.

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