bona notabilia

plural noun
bo·​na no·​ta·​bi·​lia | \ ¦bōnəˌnōtəˈbilēə \

Definition of bona notabilia

: the goods of a deceased person held in a diocese other than the one in which the person died, which according to older English probate law required consideration by the courts if of or exceeding the value of five pounds

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History and Etymology for bona notabilia

Latin, notable goods

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“Bona notabilia.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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