Definition of Rentes
1. rente [n] - See also: rente
Lexicographical Neighbors of Rentes
Literary usage of Rentes
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Vision of William Concerning Piers Plowman: Together with Vita de Dowel by William Langland, Walter William Skeat (1884)
"... and rentes hem biggen For took ^ei on truly • \><л ... and rentes hem buggen With that be ..."
2. France Under Mazarin: With a Review of the Administration of Richelieu by James Breck Perkins (1886)
"The rentes of the Hotel de Ville were the portions of the national indebtedness which were most carefully paid. They were held in large quantities by the ..."
3. The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for by Edmund Burke, Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress), John Davis Batchelder Collection (Library of Congress) (1826)
"Stock, und Four and a Half per Cent Stock—Partial Success of the Minister in the Conversion of the rentes—The Budget—Slate of the Sinking Fund—Lam of ..."
4. The Cambridge Modern History by John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton Acton, Ernest Alfred Benians, Sir Adolphus William Ward, George Walter Prothero (1909)
"It was only with difficulty and loss that the rentes-holders made the exchange of their rights from the State to the Company. For months there continued a ..."
5. Reports of Cases Decided in the High Court of Chancery: By the Right Hon by Nicholas Simons, Great Britain Court of Chancery, John Leach, Anthony Hart, Lancelot Shadwell, Richard Torin Kindersley (1832)
"Between the 17th of December 1818, and the 5th of February 1819, the Plaintiff purchased, of Mr. Rothschild, several sums of French rentes, at different ..."