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Manor

Man´or
n.1.(Eng. Law) The land belonging to a lord or nobleman, or so much land as a lord or great personage kept in his own hands, for the use and subsistence of his family.
2.(American Law) A tract of land occupied by tenants who pay a free-farm rent to the proprietor, sometimes in kind, and sometimes by performing certain stipulated services.
Manor house
the house belonging to a manor; the house of the lord of the manor; a manse.
Noun1.manor - the mansion of the lord of the manor
Synonyms: manor house
2.manor - the landed estate of a lord (including the house on it)

MANOR, estates. This word is derived from the French manoir, and signifies, a house, residence, or habitation. At present its meaning is more enlarged, and includes not only a dwelling-house, but also lands. Vide Co. Litt. 58, 108; 2 Roll. Ab. 121 Merl. Repert. mot Manoir. See Serg. Land Laws of Pennsyl. 195.
     2. By the English law, a manor is a tract of land originally granted by the king to a person of rank, part of which was given by the grantee to his followers, and the rest lie retained under the name of his demesnes; that which remained uncultivated was called the lord's waste, and served for public roads and common of pasture for the lord and his tenants.

acres, chateau, chattels real, demesne, grounds, honor, landed property, lands, lot, lots, messuage, parcel, plat, plot, praedium, quadrat, real estate, real property, realty, tenements, toft
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