browse words by letter
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
folkmote


folkmote


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Folkmote  \Folk"mote`\,  n.  [AS.  folcm[=o]t  folk  meeting.] 
  An  assembly  of  the  people;  esp.  (Sax.  Law),  a  general 
  assembly  of  the  people  to  consider  and  order  matters  of  the 
  commonwealth;  also  a  local  court.  [Hist.] 
 
  To  which  folkmote  they  all  with  one  consent  Agreed  to 
  travel.  --Spenser.