Definition of Folkmote. Meaning of Folkmote. Synonyms of Folkmote

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Definition of Folkmote

Folkmote
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.

Meaning of Folkmote from wikipedia

- A thing was a governing ****embly in early Germanic society, made up of the free people of the community presided over by lawspeakers. The word appears...
- which had historically been used to peal the summons to the Cheapside Folkmote. The parish later moved to the Jesus chapel during the reign of Edward...
- crafts of the various cultures. In Anglo-Saxon England, a folkmoot or folkmote (Old English - a meeting of the people) was a governing general ****embly...
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