A *sanctuary or an asylum. -
Cf. Frith; Soke

Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases. .

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  • frithsoken — Power to preserve the peace …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • frithsoken — frithˈsoken noun (OE frithsōcn) sanctuary or asylum • • • Main Entry: ↑frith …   Useful english dictionary

  • frithsocne — /friӨsowkan/ Surety of defense. Jurisdiction of the peace. The franchise of preserving the peace. Also spelled frithsoken …   Black's law dictionary

  • frithsocne — Same as frithsoken …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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