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

    A church.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In Saxon law. A church.
    —Cyricbryce. A breaking into a church. Blount.
    —Cyricsceat. (From oyric, church, and sceat, a tribute.) In Saxon law. A tribute or payment due to the church. Cowell.