What is Hamesecken?

Alternative Forms: Homesoken | Homsoken
Legal Definition
In Scotch law. The violent entering into a man's house without license or against the peace, and the seeking and assaulting him there. Skene de Verb. Sign.; 2 Forb. Inst 139. The crime of housebreaking or burglary. 4 Bl. Comm. 223.
-- Black's Law Dictionary
Legal Definition
Nocturnal housebreaking. See 4 Bl. Comm. 223.
-- Ballentine's Law Dictionary