Definition of Appertain. Meaning of Appertain. Synonyms of Appertain

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Definition of Appertain

Appertain
Appertain Ap`per*tain", v. i. [imp. & p. p. Appertained; p. pr. & vb. n. Appertaining.] [OE. apperteinen, apertenen, OF. apartenir, F. appartenir, fr. L. appertinere; ad + pertinere to reach to, belong. See Pertain.] To belong or pertain, whether by right, nature, appointment, or custom; to relate. Things appertaining to this life. --Hooker. Give it unto him to whom it appertaineth. --Lev. vi. 5.

Meaning of Appertain from wikipedia

- that the West coasts of the main islands appertain to the Atlantic Ocean and all the narrow waters appertain to the Inner Seas, as far as the Butt of...
- RAISING and REGULATING of fleets and armies, all [of] which ... would appertain to the legislature. [Emphasis in the original.] Pursuant to the War Powers...
- . It is not their having a share in the government; that is nothing appertaining unto them. A subject and a sovereign are clean different things." He...
- accompanies something else. The word derives from Latin appertinere, "to appertain". In a legal context, an appurtenance refers to a right, privilege, or...
- Declaring His Majesty's Pleasure concerning the Royal Style and Titles appertaining to the Imperial Crown of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland...
- Swains Island, which had been included in the list of guano islands appertaining to the United States and bonded under the Guano Islands Act, was annexed...
- he may give me timber to make beams for the gates of the palace which appertained to the house, and for the wall of the city." In these examples pardes...
- Oxford English Dictionary, 2nd edition, 1989: "A dealer in small articles appertaining to dress, as thread, tape, ribbons, etc. Collins Dictionary of the English...
- Champion, telling the ring announcer to add an extra note about him appertaining to the current cir****stances around his match—this was generally insulting...
- attendant on the Knights Commanders and Companions", and a "Secretary appertaining to the Knights Commanders and Companions" The large increase in numbers...
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