His life is not protected by the blood-feud which his family can pursue, or by the compensation with which it may be bought off.
The blood-feud was now old, but Elsung yearned to avenge it on Page 418 Theodoric.
If he had had his way, the blood-feud would have been at an end.
The blood-feud was familiar to her, and she knew no shame in it.
The Athenian law was a civilised modification of the savage rule that the kindred of a slain man take up his blood-feud.
No "eric" or blood-fine of any kind is paid for her death, which carries no blood-feud.
In fact, despite the blood-feud, that ancient family folly, I believed that M'Rae would act the part of a gentleman.
It is the blood-feud that makes devils of them; but how can they help that?
Then follows ‘faida,’ blood-feud, from generation to generation.
But the blood-feud was handed on to Horus, son of Isis and Osiris.