Bondman

  • 1 Bondman — Bond man, n.; pl. {Bondmen}. [Bond,a.orn.+ man.] 1. A man slave, or one bound to service without wages. To enfranchise bondmen. Macaulay. [1913 Webster] 2. (Old Eng. Law) A villain, or tenant in villenage. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 bondman — index captive Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 bondman — (n.) mid 13c., husband, husbandman, from M.E. bond (see BONDAGE (Cf. bondage)) + MAN (Cf. man) (n.). Later, man in bondage, slave (mid 14c.) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 4 bondman — [bänd′mən] n. pl. bondmen [bänd′mən] 1. a feudal serf 2. a man or boy bondservant …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 bondman — also bondsman noun Date: 13th century slave, serf …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 6 bondman — /bond meuhn/, n., pl. bondmen. 1. a male slave. 2. a man bound to service without wages. 3. Old Eng. Law. a villein or other unfree tenant. Also, bondsman. [1200 50; ME bonde man. See BOND2, MAN1] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 7 bondman — noun A man who is bound in servitude; a slave or serf …

    Wiktionary

  • 8 bondman — RG. 370. HD. 32 …

    Oldest English Words

  • 9 bondman — bond·man || bÉ’ndmÉ™n n. person who is responsible for another; slave; serf …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 10 Bondman — ♦ Serf; villein. (Gies, Frances and Joseph. Life in a Medieval Village, 243) …

    Medieval glossary

  • 11 bondman — bond·man …

    English syllables

  • 12 bondman — bond•man [[t]ˈbɒnd mən[/t]] also bondsman II n. pl. men 1) a male slave 2) a man bound to service without wages 3) law (in the Middle Ages) a villein or other partially free tenant • Etymology: 1200–50 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 13 bondman — /ˈbɒndmən/ (say bondmuhn) noun (plural bondmen) 1. a male slave. 2. a man bound to service without wages. 3. Old English Law a villein or other unfree tenant. Also, bondsman …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 14 bondman — A slave; a person bound to serve without pay; a bond tenant …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 15 bondman — noun 1. a male bound to serve without wages • Syn: ↑bondsman • Hypernyms: ↑bond servant 2. a male slave • Syn: ↑bondsman • Hypernyms: ↑slave …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 16 The Bondman — is a later Jacobean era stage play, a tragicomedy written by Philip Massinger, first published in 1624. The play has been called the finest of the more serious tragicomedies of Massinger. [Philip Edwards, quoted in: Terence P. Logan and Denzell S …

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  • 17 Bondmen — Bondman Bond man, n.; pl. {Bondmen}. [Bond,a.orn.+ man.] 1. A man slave, or one bound to service without wages. To enfranchise bondmen. Macaulay. [1913 Webster] 2. (Old Eng. Law) A villain, or tenant in villenage. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 18 Hall Caine — Infobox Writer name = Hall Caine imagesize = 200px caption = From a portrait by R E Morrison birth name = Thomas Henry Hall Caine birthdate = birth date|1853|5|14|mf=y birthplace = Runcorn, Cheshire, England deathdate = death date and… …

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  • 19 δούλα — δούλᾱ , δούλη born bondman fem nom/voc/acc dual δούλᾱ , δούλη born bondman fem nom/voc sg (doric aeolic) δούλᾱ , δοῦλος born bondman fem nom/voc/acc dual δούλᾱ , δοῦλος born bondman fem nom/voc sg (doric aeolic) δούλᾱ , δοῦλος born bondman… …

    Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • 20 δούλας — δούλᾱς , δούλη born bondman fem acc pl δούλᾱς , δούλη born bondman fem gen sg (doric aeolic) δούλᾱς , δοῦλος born bondman fem acc pl δούλᾱς , δοῦλος born bondman fem gen sg (doric aeolic) δούλᾱς , δοῦλος born bondman fem acc pl δούλᾱς ,… …

    Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)