noun per·nor \ˈpərnər, -ˌnȯ(ə)r\

Definition of pernor



  1. :  a taker or receiver especially of income (as from rents) or profits

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Origin and Etymology of pernor

Middle English pernour, from Anglo-French, alteration of Old French preneor, preneur taker, from prendre to take + -eor, -eur -or — more at pernancy

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a trip made at another's expense

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