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Definition of Manor

Manor
Manor Man"or, n. [OE. maner, OF. maneir habitation, village, F. manoir manor, prop. the OF. inf. maneir to stay, remain, dwell, L. manere, and so called because it was the permanent residence of the lord and of his tenants. See Mansion, and cf. Remain.] 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. My manors, rents, revenues, l forego. --Shak. Note: In these days, a manor rather signifies the jurisdiction and royalty incorporeal, than the land or site, for a man may have a manor in gross, as the law terms it, that is, the right and interest of a court-baron, with the perquisites thereto belonging. 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. --Burrill. Manor house, or Manor seat, the house belonging to a manor.

Meaning of Manor from wikipedia

- A manor in English law is an estate in land to which is incident the right to hold a court termed court baron, that is to say a manorial court. The proper...
- The Manor may refer to: in Australia The Manor, Mosman, a large 1911 house in the Sydney suburb of Mosman in England The Manor (Cambridgeshire), a house...
- Manor Grand Prix Racing Limited, trading as Manor Racing MRT, was a British Formula One racing team and constructor based in Banbury, Oxfordshire in the...
- A manor house was historically the main residence of the lord of the manor. The house formed the administrative centre of a manor in the European feudal...
- Childwickbury Manor is a manor house in Hertfordshire, England, between St Albans and Harpenden. The Lomax family bought the house in 1666 and lived there...
- The Marussia F1 Team (subsequently Manor Marussia F1 Team) was an Anglo-Russian Formula One racing team and constructor which was based in Banbury, Oxfordshire...
- Bucklebury Manor is a Grade II listed former manor house in the civil parish of Bucklebury in the English county of Berkshire. Since 2012, it has been...
- Bawdsey Manor stands at a prominent position at the mouth of the River Deben close to the village of Bawdsey in Suffolk, England, about 74 miles (119 km)...
- Manor is a census town in Palghar district (formerly a part of the Thane district) in the Indian state of Maharashtra. It is located on the Mumbai-Ahmedabad...
- The Manor Studio (a.k.a. The Manor) was a recording studio in the manor house at the village of Shipton-on-Cherwell in Oxfordshire, England, north of...
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