Middle English Dictionary Entry

trithing n.
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(a) An administrative division within the Danelaw comprising one-third of a county, a riding; an administrative division in the Danelaw corresponding in size to three or more hundreds; ~ reve, the chief administrative official of such a division; (b) the assembly or court of a trithing; (c) as place name.