In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
(freeholder)vasallo propietario de la tierra que cultivababefore noun yeoman farmer — pequeño propietario rural masculine
- to do/give yeoman service — prestar valiosos servicios
- The hoplite's presence on the battlefield was a reflection of his own free status in the polis community and thus reinforced his privileged position as a free yeoman farmer and voting citizen.
- The early Republican ideal of the yeoman farmer was giving way to the virtues of urban capitalism and concern for, or fear of, the urban masses.
- For the agricultural writer Arthur Young, yeomen were only freeholders who were not gentry, and the same definition was used by witnesses before the 1833 Select Committee on Agriculture.
- Those in the middle of society, whether yeomen farmers or tradesmen, prospered.
- They rearranged their estates to create larger tenant farms on rack rents, with a decline in small yeomen farmers with customary tenure or freeholds.
- A market revolution occurred as a yeoman and cash crop agriculture and capitalist manufacturing replaced artisan economy.
- These folks here at the sheriff's office have done a yeoman's job for the citizens of this county.
- The poorly-educated son of a yeoman farmer, his social graces, and those of his wife, left something to be desired.
- A virtuous citizenry, which Jefferson considered essential to a republican form of government, was most reliably constituted of yeomen farmers he believed.
- Around 1700 they had less wealth than yeomen in each region, but by 1810 they owned as much personal estate as yeomen and were approaching the wealth of farmers.
- The event at the Charterhouse, where the young Elizabeth I stayed before acceding to the English throne, featured musicians, a court jester and yeomen guards in a bid to recreate the regal splendour of the Tudor age.
- Until more recently, historical accounts of nonslaveholding whites of the antebellum Southeast have focused heavily on yeomen and sharecroppers.
- It is at this point that we see the emergence of the yeoman farmer: a peasant smallholder with up to 100 acres of land.
- As rumours of the impending rising grew stronger the Government ordered John Derenzy to form a party of yeomen in the area.
2Yeoman of the Guard — alabardero de la Casa Real masculine
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