noun \ˈer\

Definition of eyre

  1. :  a circuit traveled by an itinerant justice in medieval England or the court he presided over

Origin and Etymology of eyre

Middle English eire, from Anglo-French, journey, eyre, from errer to travel — more at errant

First Known Use: 14th century

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