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mortgagor

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[mawr-guh-jer]
noun
  1. a person who mortgages property.
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Origin of mortgagor

First recorded in 1575–85; mortgage + -or2
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mortgagor

mortgager

noun
  1. property law a person who borrows money by mortgaging his property to the lender as security
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Word Origin and History for mortgager

mortgagor

n.

1580s, agent noun in Latin form from mortgage (v.). Native form mortgager attested from 1630s.

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