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

    To make amends.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In Saxon law. To make amends or satisfaction for any crime or trespass committed; to pay a fine; to be fined. Speiman. Emendare se, to redeem or ransom one's life, by payment of a weregild.