wainage

noun

wain·​age
-nij
plural -s
: implements of feudal husbandry

Word History

Etymology

Old North French waaignage, from waaignier to till, earn, gain (of Germanic origin) + -age; akin to Old High German weidanōn to hunt, search for food

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“Wainage.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wainage. Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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