The tribute that the Anglo-Saxons of England paid to invading Scandanavians. Also referred to as the Danegeld or just as the geld.
Related term(s): Danegeld; Geld; Wergeld
Source information: Contamine, Phillippe. War in the Middle Ages. trans. Michael Jones. Oxford: Basil Blackwell Ltd, 1984. 52.
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