a coming, arrival, fr. venir
to come, L. venire
; hence, in English, the place whither the jury are summoned to come. See Come
, and cf. Venew
- (Law) A neighborhood or near place; the place or county in which anything is alleged to have happened; also, the place where an action is laid.
The twelve men who are to try the cause must be of the same venue where the demand is made.
✍ In certain cases, the court has power to change the venue, which is to direct the trial to be had in a different county from that where the venue is laid.
- A bout; a hit; a turn. See Venew. R.