- a joint heir.
Origin of coheir
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Examples from the Web for coheir
But it was out of this man's family that Sophie selected, though ultimately, her coheir.She Stands Accused
Years pass, and the wild, reckless Ishmael is seen ridiculing Isaac, his puny brother and coheir.Is Slavery Sanctioned by the Bible?
His descendant became, in right of his wife, coheir of the house of Sumeri, vested in Weoley-castle.An History of Birmingham (1783)
Hannah would usually be described as "coheir and subsequently sole heir of" Arthur.A Complete Guide to Heraldry
Arthur Charles Fox-Davies
- a person who inherits jointly with others
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