Udaler
Udal U"dal ([=u]"dal), n. & a. Udalborn U"dal*born`, Udaler U"dal*er, Udalman U"dal*man, etc.[Icel. [=o][eth]al allodium, an hereditary estate; akin to Sw. odal allodial, Dan. odel.] Vars. of {Odal}, etc.; property held by udal, or allodial, right -- Obs. exc. in Shetland and the Orkney Islands, where udal designates a freehold, land held in fee simple without any charter and free of any feudal character. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Udaler — U dal*er, Udalman U dal*man, n. In the Shetland and Orkney Islands, one who holds property by udal, or allodial, right. Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Udalman — Udaler U dal*er, Udalman U dal*man, n. In the Shetland and Orkney Islands, one who holds property by udal, or allodial, right. Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Udal — U dal ([=u] dal), n. & a. Udalborn U dal*born , Udaler U dal*er, Udalman U dal*man, etc.[Icel. [=o][eth]al allodium, an hereditary estate; akin to Sw. odal allodial, Dan. odel.] Vars. of {Odal}, etc.; property held by udal, or allodial, right Obs …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Udalborn — Udal U dal ([=u] dal), n. & a. Udalborn U dal*born , Udaler U dal*er, Udalman U dal*man, etc.[Icel. [=o][eth]al allodium, an hereditary estate; akin to Sw. odal allodial, Dan. odel.] Vars. of {Odal}, etc.; property held by udal, or allodial,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Udalman — Udal U dal ([=u] dal), n. & a. Udalborn U dal*born , Udaler U dal*er, Udalman U dal*man, etc.[Icel. [=o][eth]al allodium, an hereditary estate; akin to Sw. odal allodial, Dan. odel.] Vars. of {Odal}, etc.; property held by udal, or allodial,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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