Middle English Dictionary Entry

avēr n.(2)
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Things owned; possessions, property, wealth; -- coll. or pl.
(a) The state of being rich; opulence, wealth; in ~, rich; of gret ~, very wealthy; of the ~ of, having property valued at; (b) ownership, possessing, possession; also, one's interest or equity in real estate.