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 fine; a tribute.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In Saxon law. Money or tribute. A mulct, compensation, value, price. Angeld was the single value of a thing; twigeld, doable value, etc. So, weregeld was the value of a man slain; orfgeld, that of a beast. Brown.