Definition of moot hall in English:

moot hall

Pronunciation /ˈmuːt hɔːl/


  • A council chamber; a town hall; a courtroom, a court of justice; (Law) †a hall where moot cases are discussed (obsolete).

    Now historical, but still occurring in the names of particular buildings in some English towns.


Middle English; earliest use found in Manorial Documents. From moot + hall.