Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Ballentine's Law Dictionary

    Inhabitants of a borough.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In old English law. Inhabitants of a burgus or borough; burgesses. Fleta, llb. 5, c. 6, ยง 10.