Definition of almoign in English:

almoign

(also almoin)

noun

historical
  • = frankalmoign. Sometimes in the fuller form "free almoign" (formerly also, in Scots and northern English, in the plural form free almons).

    See also frankalmoign

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in Robert Mannyng (d. c1338), poet and historian. From Anglo-Norman almon, almoine, almoigne, variants of almoisne, almosne alms, tenure by divine service, frankalmoign: see alms.

Pronunciation

almoign

/alˈmɔɪn/