The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Gemote \Ge*mote"\, n. [As. gem?t an assembly. See Meet, v. t.] (AS. Hist.) A meeting; -- used in combination, as, Witenagemote, an assembly of the wise men. [1913 Webster]Bouvier's Law Dictionary, Revised 6th Ed (1856):
GEMOTE. An assembly. Wittena gemote, during the time of the Saxons in England, signified an assembly of wise men. The parliament.