almesfeoh

See Peter's pence.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Almesfeoh — Lit. alms fee . The cash render to the pope from the kingdom of England, first given by Alfred the Great. This was also known as *Peter s pence or Romescot …   Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases

  • almesfeoh — /a(l)mzfiy/ In Saxon law, alms fee; almsmoney. Otherwise called Peter pence …   Black's law dictionary

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