almesfeoh


almesfeoh
/a(l)mzfiy/ In Saxon law, alms-fee; almsmoney. Otherwise called "Peter-pence."

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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  • Almesfeoh — Lit. alms fee . The cash render to the pope from the kingdom of England, first given by Alfred the Great. This was also known as *Peter s pence or Romescot …   Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases

  • almesfeoh — See Peter s pence …   Ballentine's law dictionary


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