parcener

noun
par·​ce·​ner | \ ˈpärs-nər How to pronounce parcener (audio) , ˈpär-sə-nər \

Definition of parcener

First Known Use of parcener

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for parcener

Anglo-French, partner, joint heir, from Old French parcion division, share, from Latin partition-, partitio — more at partition

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About parcener

Time Traveler for parcener

Time Traveler

The first known use of parcener was in the 14th century

See more words from the same century

Dictionary Entries Near parcener

parcenary

parcener

parcenter

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for parcener

Cite this Entry

“Parcener.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/parcener. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for parcener

parcener

noun
par·​ce·​ner | \ ˈpärs-ᵊn-ər How to pronounce parcener (audio) \

Legal Definition of parcener

History and Etymology for parcener

Anglo-French, from Old French parçonier, from parçon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Spelling Words Quiz

  • alphabet pasta spelling help
  • Which is the correct spelling?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
 AlphaBear 2

Spell words. Make bears.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!