before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above
Middle English, from Old English tēothung, from teogothian, tēothian to tithe, take one tenth
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“Tithing.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tithing. Accessed 6 Oct. 2022.
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