grithman

noun
grith·​man | \ -mən \
plural grithmen

Definition of grithman

archaic
: a man who has taken sanctuary (as church grith)

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History and Etymology for grithman

Middle English, from grith + man

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“Grithman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/grithman. Accessed 27 May. 2020.

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