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

    Plural of Homo.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    Lat. In feudal law. Men; feudatory tenants who claimed a privilege of having their causes, etc., tried only in their lord's court Paroch. Antiq. 15.
    —Homines ligii. Liege men ; feudal tenants or vassals, especially those who held immediately of the sovereign. 1 Bl. Comm. 367.