parage

noun \ ˈparij , pəˈräzh \

Definition of parage

plural -s
:equality of condition, blood, or dignity; specifically :equality between persons (as brothers) one of whom holds a part of a fee of the other, does homage to the lord paramount, and is responsible for the whole service of the fee

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Origin and Etymology of parage

Middle English, from Old French parage, perage, from par, per equal (from Latin par) + -age


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