geneath


geneath
A villein; a vassal.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • geneath — /ganiyӨ/ In Saxon law, a villein, or agricultural tenant (villanus villicus); a hind or farmer (firmarius rusticus) …   Black's law dictionary

  • geneath — /ganiyӨ/ In Saxon law, a villein, or agricultural tenant (villanus villicus); a hind or farmer (firmarius rusticus) …   Black's law dictionary

  • heafodweard — In old English law, one of the services to be rendered by a thane, or a geneath or villein, the precise nature of which is unknown …   Black's law dictionary

  • heafodweard — In old English law, one of the services to be rendered by a thane, or a geneath or villein, the precise nature of which is unknown …   Black's law dictionary


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