enfeoff


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enfeoff

to invest with possession of a freehold estate in land.

TO ENFEOFF. To make a gift of any corporeal hereditaments to another. Vide Feoffment.

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As Lin Xiao had clear skin and an imposing appearance, and spoke in a sonorous and clear tone, a set of first-grade robes was especially conferred upon him and, together with the Messenger Yao Long, he went to enfeoff the heir Guo-long Bo-la Lue-kun Xi-la Wu-di as king.
In a month equivalent to February 1453, the Chinese court sent envoys to offer sacrifices for the deceased ruler named Sri Borommarachathirat, and to enfeoff his son "Ba-luo Lan-mi-sun-la" [CHINESE CHARACTER NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] as the "king of the country of Siam".
Court sends envoys to confer sacrifices and to enfeoff San-lai Bo-mo-la-zha-di-lai as king of Siam.