sokeman

[sohk-muh n]
Also socman.

Origin of sokeman

1250–1300; Middle English (< Anglo-French) < Medieval Latin sokemannus < Old English sōcn soke + man man1
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sokeman

noun plural -men
  1. (in the Danelaw) a freeman enjoying extensive rights, esp over his land
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