DICT.TW Dictionary Taiwan

Search for: [Show options]

[Pronunciation] [Help] [Database Info] [Server Info]

3 definitions found

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 tithing
 什一的課稅,十家區

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Tithe, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Tithed p. pr. & vb. n. Tithing.]  To levy a tenth part on; to tax to the amount of a tenth; to pay tithes on.
    Ye tithe mint and rue.   --Luke xi. 42.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Tith·ing, n.
 1. The act of levying or taking tithes; that which is taken as tithe; a tithe.
    To take tithing of their blood and sweat.   --Motley.
 2. O. Eng. Law A number or company of ten householders who, dwelling near each other, were sureties or frankpledges to the king for the good behavior of each other; a decennary.