arpen


arpen
arpen, arpent, arpennus
A civil and French measure of land equal to about an acre

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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  • Arpen — Arpent Ar pent, Arpen Ar pen, n. [F. arpent, fr. L. arepennis, arapennis. According to Columella, a Gallic word for a measure equiv. to half a Roman jugerum.] Formerly, a measure of land in France, varying in different parts of the country. The… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Arpen — nm pré enclavé dans une forêt; terrain en défens Vosges …   Glossaire des noms topographiques en France

  • arpen — ar·pen …   English syllables

  • arpen — Same as arpent. In Louisiana, the word is infrequently and incorrectly used when the word acre is meant. Randolph v Sentilles, 110 La 419, 34 So 587 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • arpen — noun see arpent …   Useful english dictionary

  • arpent — arpen, arpent, arpennus A civil and French measure of land equal to about an acre …   Black's law dictionary

  • arpennus — arpen, arpent, arpennus A civil and French measure of land equal to about an acre …   Black's law dictionary

  • Arpent — Ar pent, Arpen Ar pen, n. [F. arpent, fr. L. arepennis, arapennis. According to Columella, a Gallic word for a measure equiv. to half a Roman jugerum.] Formerly, a measure of land in France, varying in different parts of the country. The arpent… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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