mulier

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[myoo-lee-er]
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noun Old English Law.

a woman or wife.

Origin of mulier

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1325–75; Middle English < Anglo-FrenchLatin: woman

mulier

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[myoo-lee-er]

noun Old English Law.

a legitimate child.

Origin of mulier

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1350–1400; Middle English mulire, moylere < Anglo-French mulieré born in wedlock, legitimate < Medieval Latin mulierātus. See mulier1, -ate1
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