Examples from the Web for wapentake
We believe that even the word "wapentake" has changed its meaning.
This fourth was the wapentake, clearly visible in the light of the torch.
But a short time ago, the wapentake, now the justice of the quorum.
On a sign from the sheriff, the justice of the quorum and the wapentake advanced.
Then again, in several cases we find that the land-lord or land-rca shares the proceeds of a fine with the hundred or wapentake.Domesday Book and Beyond|Frederic William Maitland