Portman-moot

The gathering, i.e. *moot, of the men of a *port; sometimes also referred to as a portmote. As a court, it was distinct from any seigniorial/ lord's court, as was the burh-moot. -
Cf. Moot

Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases. .

Look at other dictionaries:

  • University of Michigan Law School — Established 1859 School type Public Endowment US$248 million(2000) Parent endowment US$7.8billion (2011) …   Wikipedia

  • University of Essex — Infobox University name = University of Essex caption = latin name = motto = Thought the harder, heart the keener. established = 1964 (Royal Charter 1965) type = Public staff = 1420 chancellor = Lord Phillips of Sudbury OBE vice chancellor =… …   Wikipedia

  • Dick Durbin — United States Senator from Illinois Incumbent Assumed office January 3, 1997 Se …   Wikipedia

  • Cultural references to the novel The Catcher in the Rye — The 1951 novel The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger has had a lasting influence[1][2] as it remains both a bestseller[3] and a frequently challenged book.[3][4] …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.