De scutagio habendo
- Lit. 'concerning receipt of *scutage'. A writ authorising a lord to take scutage money from the knights holding of him by way of recompense for the money he, the lord, had paid the king by *servitium debitum.
Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases. Christopher Coredon with Ann Williams.
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scutagio habendo — See de scutagio habendo … Ballentine's law dictionary
scutagio habendo — /sk(y)ateyj(iy)ow hsbendow/ A writ that anciently lay against tenants by knight s service to serve in the wars, or send sufficient persons, or pay a certain sum … Black's law dictionary
de scutagio habendo — /diy skyuwteyjiyow habendow/ Writ for having (or to have) escuage or scutage. A writ which anciently lay against tenants by knight service, to compel them to serve in the king s wars or send substitutes or to pay escuage; that is a sum of money.… … Black's law dictionary
de scutagio habendo — A writ to recover escuage … Ballentine's law dictionary
Scutage — The tax of scutage or escuage, in the law of England under the feudal system, allowed a knight to buy out of the military service due to the Crown from the holder of a knight s fee. Its name derived from the knightly shield (in Latin: scutum ).… … Wikipedia