What does the word Tithing mean?

Usage examples for Tithing

  1. Among the Anglo- Saxons, England was divided into tithings, hundreds, and counties: there were county- courts, courts of hundred, and courts of tithing. – Essays: Scientific, Political, & Speculative, Vol. I by Herbert Spencer
  2. More than one church in Brazil makes tithing obligatory upon its members. – Brazilian Sketches by T. B. Ray