majus jus


majus jus
/meyjas jas/ In old practice, greater right or more right. A plea in the old real actions. Majus jus merum, more mere right. A writ proceeding in some customary manors to try a right to land

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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  • majus jus — /meyjas jas/ In old practice, greater right or more right. A plea in the old real actions. Majus jus merum, more mere right. A writ proceeding in some customary manors to try a right to land …   Black's law dictionary

  • majus jus — A greater right; a better right …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Majus jus nostrum quam jus alienum servemus — We obey our own laws rather than those of another country. Smith v Union Rank of Georgetown (US) 5 Pet 518, 526, 8 L Ed 212, 215 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • jus Latium — /jas leysh(iy)am/ In Roman law, a rule of law applicable to magistrates in Latium. It was either majus Latium or minus Latium, the majus Latium raising to the dignity of Roman citizen not only the magistrate himself, but also his wife and… …   Black's law dictionary

  • jus Latium — /jas leysh(iy)am/ In Roman law, a rule of law applicable to magistrates in Latium. It was either majus Latium or minus Latium, the majus Latium raising to the dignity of Roman citizen not only the magistrate himself, but also his wife and… …   Black's law dictionary

  • majus latium — |mä(ˌ)yu̇ˈsläd.ēˌu̇m noun Usage: usually capitalized L Etymology: Latin, literally, greater Latium, from majus greater (neuter of major) + Latium, ancient country of Italy : the right of Roman citzenship granted to the holder of a magistracy in a …   Useful english dictionary

  • majus — ma·jus …   English syllables

  • majus Latium — /meyjas leysh(iy)am/ See jus Latium …   Black's law dictionary

  • majus Latium — /meyjas leysh(iy)am/ See jus Latium …   Black's law dictionary

  • Рим город* — Содержание: I. Р. Современный; II. История города Р.; III. Римская история до падения западной Р. империи; IV. Римское право. I. Рим (Roma) столица Итальянского королевства, на реке Тибре, в так называемой Римской Кампанье, под 41°53 54 северной… …   Энциклопедический словарь Ф.А. Брокгауза и И.А. Ефрона


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