Definition of Aleconner

1. n. Orig., an officer appointed to look to the goodness of ale and beer; also, one of the officers chosen by the liverymen of London to inspect the measures used in public houses. But the office is a sinecure. [Also called aletaster.]



Definition of Aleconner

1. Noun. (historical UK) An officer appointed yearly at the leet of ancient English communities to ensure the goodness and wholesomeness of bread, ale, and beer. ¹

2. Noun. (historical UK) One of the officers chosen by the liverymen of London, England for the sinecure of inspecting the measures used in public houses. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Aleconner Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Aleconner Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Aleconner

ale post
ale posts
ale silver
aleak
aleatoric
aleatorily
aleatory
aleatory contract
alebench
alebenches
aleberries
aleberry
alec
alecithal
alecithal ovum
aleconner (current term)
aleconners
alecost
alecosts
alecs
alectoria
alectorides
alectoromachy
alectoromancy
alectryomancy
alectyromancy
alee
alef
alefacept
alefs

Other Resources Relating to: Aleconner

Search for Aleconner on Dictionary.com!Search for Aleconner on Thesaurus.com!Search for Aleconner on Google!Search for Aleconner on Wikipedia!

Search