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

    And thereof he prays judgment.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    And thereupon [or thereof] he prays judgment. A clause at the end of pleadings, praying the Judgment of the court in favor of the party pleading. It occurs as early as the time of Bracton, and is literally translated in the modern forms. Bract, fol. 57b; Crabb, Eng. Law, 217.