Socman
Socman Soc"man, n.; pl. {Socmen}. [See {Socage}.] (O. Eng. Law) One who holds lands or tenements by socage; a socager. --Cowell. [1913 Webster]

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  • socman — /sok meuhn, sohk /, n., pl. socmen. sokeman. * * * …   Universalium

  • socman — soc·man …   English syllables

  • socman — /sokman/ A socager. @ free socmen In old English law, tenants in free socage @ …   Black's law dictionary

  • socman — A tenant in socage. See sokemans …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • socman — ˈsäkmən, ˈsōk noun (plural socmen) Etymology: Medieval Latin sochemannus, sokemannus more at sokeman : sokeman …   Useful english dictionary

  • Socmen — Socman Soc man, n.; pl. {Socmen}. [See {Socage}.] (O. Eng. Law) One who holds lands or tenements by socage; a socager. Cowell. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Socager — Soc a*ger, n. (O. Eng. Law) A tennant by socage; a socman. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sokeman — Soke man, n. See {Socman}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Socage — was one of the feudal duties and hence land tenure forms in the feudal system. A farmer, for example, held the land in exchange for a clearly defined, fixed payment to be made at specified intervals to his feudal lord, who in turn had his own… …   Wikipedia

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