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

    An insane person.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    A term used in the statutes of Illinois (Rev. Laws, 111. 1833, p. 332) and New Hampshire (Dig. N. H. Laws, 1830, p. 339) to express a state of insanity. Snyder v. Snyder, 142 111. 60, 31 N. E. 303.