Definition of alienor in English:

alienor

noun

Law
  • dated term for grantor
    • ‘It may be of greater significance however that the alienors were of Ngati Paoa when, as contemporary evidence discloses, Ngati Maru had also a claim to the land.’
    • ‘Such other object or purpose shall be directly or indirectly associated with or relating to the descendants of the original Maori alienors.’
    • ‘Every instrument of alienation to which section 160 of the Act applies shall be accompanied by a declaration by the alienors.’

Pronunciation:

alienor

/ˈālyənôr/