What does "Weal" mean?
(adv.) A sound, healthy, or prosperous state of a person or thing; prosperity; happiness; welfare (adv.) The body politic; the state; common wealth (n.) The mark of a stripe. See Wale (v. t.) To mark with stripes. See Wale (v. t.) To promote the weal of; to cause to be prosperous
Word Family weals