What does BORSHOLDER mean?

BORSHOLDER meaning in General Dictionary

your head or main of a tithing or borough see 2d Borough the headborough a parish constable

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  • the pinnacle or chief of a tithing, or borough (see 2d Borough); the headborough; a parish constable.

BORSHOLDER meaning in Law Dictionary

In Saxon law. The borough's ealder, or headborough, supposed to be in the discreetest guy in the borough, town, or tithing.


BORSHOLDER meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) The top or main of a tithing, or borough (see 2d Borough); the headborough; a parish constable.