[ 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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