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land-setla

  • noun [ masculine ]
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land-setla, an; m.
An occupier of land, a tenant
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  • Ic an míne landseðlen here toftes tó ówen áchte

    I give to my tenants their tofts into their own possession,

      Cod. Dip. Kmbl. iv. 282, 29.
Etymology
[O. H. Ger. land-sidilo accola, colonus, indigena, Grff. vi. 310: also a tenant. v. Grmm. R. A. 317: cf. Icel. land-seti a tenant.]
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  • land-setla, n.