Cottier in Tagalog

What is the translation of word Cottier in Tagalog/Filipino ?

Meaning of   Cottier in Tagalog is : sambahayan


Defenition of word Cottier

  • a rural laborer living in a cottage.
  • an Irish peasant holding land by cottier tenure.


Other meanings of Cottier


The tenants, she noted, were a varied group, comprising farmers with large holdings, smallholders and at the bottom of the pile the landless cottiers and labourers, many of whom disappeared without trace in the middle of the 19th century.