/ (ˈfræŋkəlˌmɔɪn) /
Save This Word!
English legal history a form of tenure by which religious bodies held lands, esp on condition of praying for the soul of the donor
TEST YOUR MERIT ON THESE NEW WORDS IN 2021
The Dictionary added new words and definition to our vast collection, and we want to see how well-versed you are in the formally recognized new lingo. Take the quiz!
Question 1 of 8
What does JEDI stand for?
Word Origin for frankalmoign
C16: from Anglo-French fraunke almoigne, from fraunke frank + almoign church treasury, alms chest
Words nearby frankalmoign
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012