co·​par·​ce·​ner kō-ˈpärs-nər How to pronounce coparcener (audio)
: a joint heir

Word History

First Known Use

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of coparcener was in the 15th century

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“Coparcener.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Feb. 2024.

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co·​par·​ce·​ner ˌkō-ˈpärs-ᵊn-ər How to pronounce coparcener (audio)
: a joint heir
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