[tensour]1 (s.xii)

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[tensour]1 (s.xii)


[FEW: *13/i,225a *tensare; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF:  tenser (tensor 2); DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  tenser n.; MED:  tenser n.; DMLBS: 3402b tensarius]
tensor,  tensur  


1protector, defender
( 1136-65; MS: c.1200 ) De la sustance al pecheor Est prozdom [e] garde e tensor (Latin: et custoditur iusto substantia peccatoris)  8092
taxcollector of protection-money, tribute paid to a lord in return for protection
( MS: s.xii ) exactor: tensur vel punitor  i 21
tensement#1  tenser#1  tenserie 
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