astrer

noun
variants: or astrier
plural -s

Definition of astrer

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

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History and Etymology for astrer

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

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“Astrer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/astrer. Accessed 1 Oct. 2020.

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