hership

noun

Definition of hership

1 obsolete : a warlike raid especially to steal cattle also : the distress caused by such a raid
2 obsolete : the loot stolen in a hership

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History and Etymology for hership

Middle English, from herien to harry + -ship

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“Hership.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hership. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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