emprisonement

Old FrenchEdit

NounEdit

emprisonement m (oblique plural emprisonemenz or emprisonementz, nominative singular emprisonemenz or emprisonementz, nominative plural emprisonement)

  1. (Anglo-Norman) Alternative form of emprisonnement
    • 1351, Second Statute of Labourers, 1351[1]:
      [] les servantz refusantz servir per autiele manere fuissent punys per emprisonement
      the servants refusing to serve in such a manner should be punished with imprisonment