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manse

(in certain religious denominations) the house provided for a minister

Manse

 

the complex of living quarters, farm buildings, and landed property that constituted a peasant economy in medieval Western Europe.

In the early Middle Ages, a freeholding member of the commune (alod-holder) frequently possessed a manse. With the rise of the feudal patrimonial estate, the manse became part of the latter as the holding of the family of a dependent peasant; at the same time it was a unit of intra-estate taxation.

manse

The dwelling of a clergyman.
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They married in 1588, and took ownership of the Clatt Manse, the same year Alexander's elder brother, George, married Henrietta Stewart, who was a cousin of the king.
Yet by 1591, Alexander's brother had ordered their eviction from the manse which was carried out in spectacularly cruel fashion by another cousin, Harold Gordon of Haddo.
James VI was very lenient with the conspirators, yet by this time George had already evicted Alexander from the manse.
11, The Chanonry, the site of Clatt Manse, is now a five-bedroomed mansion, but perhaps Tam likes to come back and ensure the flowers look pretty, just as his mistress preferred in more peaceable times.
SpookyTam Framper's Manse is said to have been haunted once upon a time and still looks creepy to this day
Notese que en el corto dialogo referido, el sujeto de la enunciacion que introduce el termino no se presenta como narrador de manses, sino como oyente.
Las manses, a partir de la definicion de los hablantes, de sus contextos de uso, y de los contenidos que relatan, forman parte de la economia del habla por la cual en contextos informales se configuran ejes de continuidad y discontinuidad con diferentes pasados judios:
Consecuentemente, el genero manse codifica un modo de expresion social.
La denominacion manse denota un modo de comunicacion en la actualidad, como lo hacia en la generacion de los inmigrantes.
He considered the existing manse, Summerfield House, next door on Sidegate, too small for his family - he had six children.
A Church of Scotland spokesman said: "As far as we know, no manse has yet broken the pounds 1million barrier.
Michael Jones of Knight Frank estate agency said: 'It's easy to see why real manse properties are popular today.