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

    Pilgrims; so called as wearing the sign of the cross on their upper garments. Britt, c. 122. The knights of the order of St John of Jerusalem, created for the defense of the pilgrims. Cowell; Blount.