Yeman
Yeman \Ye"man\, n. A yeoman. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • yeman — obs. form of yeoman …   Useful english dictionary

  • yeman — enrayement frayement grasseyement payement égayement étayement …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • yěmán — [ref dict= Universal (Ch Ru) ]野蛮[/ref] …   Chinese phonetic list

  • 野蛮 — yěmán (1) [uncivilized; savage]∶不文明 野蛮行为 (2) [barbarous; cruel]∶蛮横残暴 野蛮的屠杀 …   Advanced Chinese dictionary

  • Rashidun army — Infobox War Faction name= Rashidun Army war= Wars of the Rashidun Caliphate caption= active= 632 661 AD ideology= leaders= Caliph ( Amir al Mu minin , The Commander of the Faithful ) headquarters=Madinah, Kufa area= Middle East, North Africa,… …   Wikipedia

  • YEOMAN — YEOMA Nom ordinairement donné en Angleterre au paysan propriétaire, lorsque se développe la pratique de l’affermage des grands domaines. Surtout aux XVIIe et XVIIIe siècles, le terme de yeoman sert à désigner habituellement aussi les gros… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Yeoman — is noun used to indicate a variety of positions or social classes. In the 16th century, a yeoman was also a farmer of middling social status who owned his own land and often farmed it himself; an equivalent in Germany is Freibauer ( freehold… …   Wikipedia

  • Yeoman — Yeo man, n.; pl. {Yeomen}. [OE. yoman, [yogh]eman, [yogh]oman; of uncertain origin; perhaps the first, syllable is akin to OFries. g[=a] district, region, G. gau, OHG. gewi, gouwi, Goth. gawi. [root]100.] [1913 Webster] 1. A common man, or one of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Yeoman of the guard — Yeoman Yeo man, n.; pl. {Yeomen}. [OE. yoman, [yogh]eman, [yogh]oman; of uncertain origin; perhaps the first, syllable is akin to OFries. g[=a] district, region, G. gau, OHG. gewi, gouwi, Goth. gawi. [root]100.] [1913 Webster] 1. A common man, or …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Yeomen — Yeoman Yeo man, n.; pl. {Yeomen}. [OE. yoman, [yogh]eman, [yogh]oman; of uncertain origin; perhaps the first, syllable is akin to OFries. g[=a] district, region, G. gau, OHG. gewi, gouwi, Goth. gawi. [root]100.] [1913 Webster] 1. A common man, or …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”