What is Bequeath?

Legal Definition
To give personal property by wlil to another. Lasher v. Lasher, 13 Barb. (N. Y.) 106. This word is the proper term for a testamentary gift of personui property only, the word "devise" being used with reference to real estate ; but if the context clearly shows the intention of the testator to use the word as synonymous with "devise," it may be held to pass real property. Dow v.,Dow, 36 Me. 216; Borg-ner v. Brown, 133 Ind. 391, 33 N. E. 92; Logan v. Logan. 11 Colo. 44, 17 Pac. 99; Laing v. Barbour, ll9 Mass. 525; Scholle v. Scholle, 113 N. Y. 261, 21 N. E. 84; In re Fetrow'a Estate, 58 Pa. 427; Ladd v. Harvey, 21 N. H. 528; Evans v. Price, 118 111. 593, 8 N. E. 854.
-- Black's Law Dictionary
Legal Definition
To give personal property by means of a will.
Legal Definition
To give personal property by will to another.
-- Bouviers Law Dictionary
Legal Definition
To dispose of chattels by will.
-- Ballentine's Law Dictionary