aequitas


aequitas
/iykwatses/
In the civil law, equity, as opposed to strictum jus or summum jus (q.v.).

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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  • Aequitas — (auf dem Revers mit Waage und Füllhorn) Aequitas (lateinisch Gleichheit, Gleichmaß, Gelassenheit, Gleichmut) bezeichnete im alten Rom die ausgleichende Gerechtigkeit und Billigkeit, ein wichtiges Prinzip im römischen Recht. Sie wurde auch als… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Aequitas — Aequitas, también conocida como Aecetia, era, en la mitología romana, la diosa del comercio justo y de los comerciantes honestos. Al igual que Abundantia, es representada con una cornucopia, que alude a la riqueza del comercio. También se la… …   Wikipedia Español

  • aequitas — index equity (justice), fairness, justice, objectivity Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • AEQUITAS — seu Iustitia, cum libra et cornucopia, pro Virgine Astrica plerisque habita est: Aliis Isidem vel Cererem eam facientibus; item Fortunam, quae omnes cum cornu copia fingi pingique consuevêre, etc. Vide Gorlaeum Dactylioth. et Salmas. ad Solin. p …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Aequĭtas — (lat.), 1) Rechtsgleichheit für die dem Gesetze Unterworfenen; 2) so v.w. Billigkeit …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Aequitas — In Roman mythology, Aequitas, also known as Aecetia, was the minor goddess of fair trade and honest merchants. Like Abundantia, she is depicted with a cornucopia, representing wealth from commerce. She is also shown holding a balance,… …   Wikipedia

  • Aequitas — Représentation de la déesse Aequitas au verso d un antoninien, représentant au recto l empereur Claude II. L aequitas est un concept latin traduit par « équité ». Dans la mythologie romaine, Aequitas est la déesse du commerce,… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • aequitas — Equity; good conscience. For words, phrases, clauses, and maxims beginning with the word aequitas or equity See equity and phrases which follow such word …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • aequitas agit in personam — /iykwataes eyjat in parsownam/ Equity acts upon the person …   Black's law dictionary

  • aequitas est correctio legis generaliter late, qua parte deficit — /iykwatees est kareksh(iy)ow liyjas jenareylatar leytiy, kwey partly defasat/ Equity is the correction of that wherein the law, by reason of its generality, is deficient …   Black's law dictionary


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