Sentence Examples


  • ENGLISHRY (Englescherie), a legal name given, in the reign of William the Conqueror, to the presentment of the fact that a person slain was an Englishman.
  • Englishry, if established, excused the hundred.
  • Englishry was abolished in 1340.
  • But it had had the permanent result of weakening the kings grip on the north and west of Ireland, where the Englishry had been almost exterminated.
 
 

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