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Alienable is sometimes a misspelling of amiable.

Definition of the adjective alienable

What does alienable mean as an attribute of a noun?


  1. transferable to another owner

Alternative definition of the adjective alienable


  1. Capable of being alienated, sold, or transferred to another; as, land is alienable according to the laws of the state.

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Linguistics (2013)

by Philipp Strazny

The distinction between alienable and inalienable possession is also characteristic of Oceanic languages. Nouns referring to inalienably possessed entities (e.g. body parts, relatives) are typically a small, closed set, and the nouns referring to ...

Google previewDictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics (2011)

by David Crystal

see ALIENABLE alienable (adj.) A term used in GRAMMATICAL analysis to refer to a type of possessive ...

Google previewTuscarora-English/English-Tuscarora Dictionary (1999)

by Blair A. Rudes

second person singular alienable, pfx. Ba-. second person singular imperative, pfx. fl-/r- BB-/c-. second person singular imperative=first person singular patient. pfx. nak-/ nak"-. second person singular imperative=first person dual ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Owa (2014)

A Language of the Solomon Islands by Greg Mellow

Alienable Nouns, Personal Nouns, Local Nouns Alienable nouns are possessed by indirect possession. The possessive classifier ia-na ...

Google previewA Dictionary of English Law (1882)

Containing Definitions of the Technical Terms in Modern Use, and a Concise Statement of the Rules of Law Affecting the Principal Subjects, with Historical and Etymological Notes by Charles Sweet

copyholds of inheritance, which arc alienable for an estate of inheritance or any less estate, but not for an estate tail, unless there is a custom to entail in the manor; if there is no such custom then ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia perthensis, or, Universal dictionary of the arts, sciences, literature, etc. : intended to supersede the use of other books of reference (1816)

Rights, alienable. A man's natural rights (ยง 14) are ...

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Alienable Meaning

Video shows what alienable means. Capable of being alienated, sold, or transferred to another; as, land is alienable according to the laws of the state.. alienable ...

Scrabble value of A1L1I1E1N1A1B3L1E1

The value of this 9-letter word is 11 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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