Hofpächter

English translation: tenant farmer

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German term or phrase:Hofpächter
English translation:tenant farmer
Entered by: Stephanie Kelly
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06:56 Apr 13, 2018
German to English translations [PRO]
Agriculture
German term or phrase: Hofpächter
I am translating a certificate from the 1800's and the job is stated as being:

Stellenbesitzer, bzw. Hofpächter

Does anyone know what this would be translated as?
Stephanie Kelly
Germany
Local time: 05:32
tenant farmer
Explanation:
farm with land leased in return for a good part of the harvest.
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franglish
Switzerland
Local time: 05:32
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Thank you
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tenant farmer


Explanation:
farm with land leased in return for a good part of the harvest.

franglish
Switzerland
Local time: 05:32
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 8
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Thank you

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  herbalchemist: not a squatter
2 hrs
  -> Thank you, herbalchemist. Not sure why you mention squatter?

agree  philgoddard
4 hrs
  -> Thank you, Phil.

agree  Lancashireman
6 hrs
  -> Thank you, Lancashireman!

agree  David Hollywood: spot on
21 hrs
  -> Thank you, David.
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