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(history) The part of Great Britain in which the laws of the Scandinavians dominated those of the Anglo-Saxons.
(history) The set of legal terms and definitions created in the treaties between the English Alfred the Great and the Danish Guthrum the Old.
Middle English Denelage from Old English Dena lagu Dena genitive of Dene the Danes lagu law law
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Old English Dena lagu, from Dene (“Dane”) and lagu (“law”).
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