[ Old French avenier
, from aveine
, oats, French avoine
, Latin avena
.] (Feud. Law)
An officer of the king's stables whose duty it was to provide oats for the horses. [ Obsolete]
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/A/151
• (n.) An officer of the king`s stables whose duty it was to provide oats for the horses.
Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/avener/
An avener, or avenor, was the chief officer of the stables of a king, and the officer in charge of obtaining positions for horses belonging to the king. The Latin version of the word was avenarius, from the Latin avena, meaning "oats" or "straw". The avenar was under the watch of the Master of the Horse, and in his duties administered the oath...
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