1) Contractions of ‘three winter’, used of animals such as sheep and cattle which were three winters old.

1446-58 xij twynters, xij trynters, xij stirkettes, Fountains Abbey

1564 Item 9 twynter cattell … Item 14 threntres of the which 10 ys stotes and 4 qwyes, Marske.

spellings thrinter
dates 1446-1458 1466-1467 1564

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