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 outlaw; a fugitive from justice.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In Saxon and old English law-A fugitive bondman or villein. Spelman. The privilege of having the goods and fines of fugitives.