mulierty

[ myoo-lee-er-tee ]
/ ˈmyu li ər ti /

noun Old English Law.

the state of being of legitimate birth.

Nearby words

  1. mulhouse,
  2. muliebria,
  3. muliebrity,
  4. mulier,
  5. mulier puisne,
  6. mulish,
  7. mulishly,
  8. mulki,
  9. mull,
  10. mull over

Origin of mulierty

From the Anglo-French word muliertie, dating back to 1620–30. See mulier2, -ty2

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