coparcener definition

  • noun:
    • 1 of 2 or even more people sharing an inheritance; a joint heir. Also referred to as parcener.
    • any one of a number of those who share an inheritance; a parcener.
    • a person who has actually an equal portion with other people of an inheritance.
    • A coheir; one who has the same part of the inheritance in places of their ancestor with other people; in English law, women coheir, or a coheiress. See coparcenary.
    • One of two or more persons revealing an inheritance; a joint heir. Also called parcener.
    • Any of a number of those who share an inheritance; a parcener.
    • One who has actually an equal part with other people of an inheritance.
    • A coheir; one that has an equal percentage of the inheritance in places of his or her ancestor with others; in English law, a lady coheir, or a coheiress. See coparcenary.

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