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Geld, money, has no connection with gold, but is cognate with Eng.

Does your worship mean to geld and splay all the youth of the city?

Power came to him with travail and through toil, the geld of craft and of force.

A manerium does not cease to be a manerium by being freed from geld.

The petty maneria of Suffolk, what can they be but holdings which geld by themselves?

The number of hides that is put before us is the number of hides for geld.

The scotum in this context seems to be or to include the geld.

He who has seven houses against which geld is charged is a big man.

Of course the state will endeavour to collect the geld in big sums.

But further, the assessment of the geld sadly needed reform.

WORD ORIGIN

"royal tax in medieval England," Old English gield "payment, tribute," from Proto-Germanic *geldam "payment" (cf. Middle High German gelt "payment, contribution," German geld "money," Old Norse gjald "payment," Gothic gild "tribute, tax"), from PIE root of yield (v.).

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