parcener

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

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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

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“Parcener.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/parcener. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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parcener

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

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History and Etymology for parcener

Anglo-French, from Old French parçonier, from parçon

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