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freeholder (n.) "one who owns land outright," early 15c.; see freehold. [...]


Conwy
via The Full Circle Project
freeholder (n.)

"one who owns land outright," early 15c.; see freehold.

freehold (n.)

"landed estate in possession of a freeman," late 15c., later generalized to any outright ownership of land

How come there are only a very few people who possess their own land?
Phillpots
Etymology Online
Wednesday 14 February 2018, 18:35:20
Phillpots
I wsh this was true but it is not. YOU OWN NOTHING

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Tuesday 1 January 2019, 23:21:17
Phillpots
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Tuesday 1 January 2019, 23:24:39
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