15th century, in the meaning defined above
Middle English fee taille, from Anglo-French fé taillé entailed fee
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“Fee tail.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fee%20tail. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.
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