What is Verge Or Virge?

Alternative Forms: Verge | Virge
Legal Definition
In English law. The compass of the royal court, which baunds the jurisdiction of the lord steward of the household; it seems to have been twelve miles about. Britt. 68. A quantity of land from fifteen to thirty acres. 28 Edw. I. Also a stick or rod, whereby one is admitted tenant to a copyhold estate. Old Nat. Brev. 17
-- Black's Law Dictionary