folkmoot

noun folk·moot \ ˈfōk-ˌmüt \
variants: or folkmote play \ˈfōk-ˌmōt\
Updated on: 28 Feb 2018

Definition of folkmoot

: a general assembly of the people (as of a shire) in early England

Origin and Etymology of folkmoot

alteration of Old English folcmōt, folcgemōt, from folc people + mōt, gemōt meeting — more at 3moot


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