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

    Peace.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In Saxon law. Peace; protection.
    —Grithhreoh. Breach of the king's peace, as opposed to frithbrech, a breach of the nation's peace with other nations.
    —Grithstole. A seat, chair, or place of peace; a sanctuary; a stone within a church-gate, to which an offender might flee.