Definitions for magbote
Compensation for the injury done by slaying a kinsman.
Magbote or Mu00E6gbote, a Recompence anciently made in Money for the killing of one's Kinsman. uE000198566uE001 Phillips's New World of Words (ed. 6), 1706
Origin: From mægbot, ; Compare manbote.
compensation for the injury done by slaying a kinsman