She is not to the manor born, not having met her husband at an Andover dance.
Refined, elegant, and to the manor born, Betty is everything that Don is not.
Since then, manor said, "There has been no Firing" in Firing Zone 918—"no boots" even.
Although free to leave the manor at 21, Isaac spent his entire life with the Sylvester descendants.
He stayed with Royal family friend Count Tibor Kalnoky in a 16th Century manor house.
The day was advancing when they came in sight of the manor House.
No more does it seem the services are here appendant to the manor.
Preached at Fagg's manor, three miles from Mr. Blair's house.
It was at this time that the customs of the manor were put on record in writing.
Even Wardle's fat boy at manor Farm could have lasted through the evening if the poker had been forced into his hand so often.
late 13c., "mansion, habitation, country residence, principal house of an estate," from Anglo-French maner, Old French manoir "abode, home, dwelling place; manor" (12c.), noun use of maneir "to dwell," from Latin manere "to stay, abide," from PIE root *men- "to remain" (see mansion). As a unit of territorial division in Britain and some American colonies (usually "land held in demesne by a lord, with tenants") it is attested from 1530s.