Magbote
Maegbote M[ae]g"bote`, Magbote Mag"bote`, n. [AS. m[=ae]g kinsman + b[=o]t compensation.] (Anglo-Saxon Law) Compensation for the injury done by slaying a kinsman. --Spelman. [1913 Webster]

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  • Magbote — Mag bote , n. See {M[ae]gbote}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • magbote — noun Compensation for the injury done by slaying a kinsman …   Wiktionary

  • magbote — mag·bote …   English syllables

  • magbote — /maegbowt/ In Saxon law, a recompense or satisfaction for the slaying or murder of a kinsman …   Black's law dictionary

  • magbote — /maegbowt/ In Saxon law, a recompense or satisfaction for the slaying or murder of a kinsman …   Black's law dictionary

  • magbote — noun see maegbote …   Useful english dictionary

  • Maegbote — M[ae]g bote , Magbote Mag bote , n. [AS. m[=ae]g kinsman + b[=o]t compensation.] (Anglo Saxon Law) Compensation for the injury done by slaying a kinsman. Spelman. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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