Forisfamiliated
Forisfamiliate Fo`ris*fa*mil"i*ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Forisfamiliated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Forisfamiliating}.] [LL. forisfamiliatus, p. p. of forisfamiliater to forisfamiliate; L. foris abroad, without + familia family.] (LAw) Literally, to put out of a family; hence, to portion off, so as to exclude further claim of inheritance; to emancipate (as a with his own consent) from paternal authority. --Blackstone. [1913 Webster]

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  • forisfamiliated — 1. in English law the term was used to describe a son provided for in his father s lifetime instead of inheriting after his death. 2. in Scots law the word has a more special connotation, that of a child who has left the family home, married or… …   Law dictionary

  • forisfamiliated — /forasfamiliyeytad/ In old English law, portioned off. A son was said to be forisfamiliated (forisfamiliari) if his father assigned him part of his land, and gave him seisin thereof, and did this at the request or with the free consent of the son …   Black's law dictionary

  • forisfamiliated — /forasfamiliyeytad/ In old English law, portioned off. A son was said to be forisfamiliated (forisfamiliari) if his father assigned him part of his land, and gave him seisin thereof, and did this at the request or with the free consent of the son …   Black's law dictionary

  • forisfamiliated — A son provided for by his father in the latter s lifetime instead of inheriting after his father s death. See 2 Bl Comm 220 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Forisfamiliate — Fo ris*fa*mil i*ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Forisfamiliated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Forisfamiliating}.] [LL. forisfamiliatus, p. p. of forisfamiliater to forisfamiliate; L. foris abroad, without + familia family.] (LAw) Literally, to put out of a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Forisfamiliating — Forisfamiliate Fo ris*fa*mil i*ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Forisfamiliated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Forisfamiliating}.] [LL. forisfamiliatus, p. p. of forisfamiliater to forisfamiliate; L. foris abroad, without + familia family.] (LAw) Literally, to put… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • forisfamiliatus — /forasfamiliyeytas/ In old English law, put out of a family; portioned off; emancipated; forisfamiliated …   Black's law dictionary

  • forisfamiliatus — /forasfamiliyeytas/ In old English law, put out of a family; portioned off; emancipated; forisfamiliated …   Black's law dictionary

  • forisfamiliatus — Same as forisfamiliated …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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