Talliage

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Talliage (O. Eng. Law) A certain rate or tax paid by barons, knights, and inferior tenants, toward the public expenses.☞ When paid out of knight's fees, it was called scutage; when by cities and burghs, tallage; when upon lands not held by military tenure, hidage.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n talliage See tailage.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. taillage,. See Taille, and cf. Tailage