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

    Entitled to benefit of clergy.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In old English law. Admitting of clergy or benefit of clergy. A clergyable felony was one of that class in which clergy was allowable. 4 Bl. Comm. 371-373.