Aquilian law


Aquilian law

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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  • aquilian — əˈkwilēən adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Latin Aquilianus, from C. Aquilius Gallus 1st century B.C. Roman jurist + Latin anus an : arising from or governed by a statute of the Roman republic with respect to wrongful damage to… …   Useful english dictionary

  • aquilian stipulation — noun Usage: usually capitalized A : a stipulation in civil and Roman law whereby an obligation can be reduced to a stipulation and then discharged by an acceptilation …   Useful english dictionary

  • Roman Law —     Roman Law     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Roman Law     In the following article this subject is briefly treated under the two heads of; I. Principles; II. History. Of these two divisions, I is subdivided into: A. Persons; B. Things; C. Actions …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • South African law of delict — The South African law of delict engages primarily with the circumstances in which one person can claim compensation from another for harm that has been suffered. [1] JC Van der Walt and Rob Midgley define a delict, in general terms [...] as a… …   Wikipedia

  • lex Aquilia — /leks akwiliya/ The Aquilian law; a celebrated law passed on the proposition of the tribune C. Aquilius Gallus, A.U.C. 672, superseding the earlier portions of the Twelve Tables, and regulating the compensation to be made for that kind of damage… …   Black's law dictionary

  • actio legis Aquiliae — /aekshiyow liyjas akwiliyiy/ An action under the Aquilian law; an action to recover damages for maliciously or injuriously killing or wounding the slave or beast of another, or injuring in any way a thing belonging to another. Otherwise called… …   Black's law dictionary

  • Eucharist in the Catholic Church — The institution of the Eucharist has been a key theme in the depictions of the Last Supper in Christian art, as in this 16th century Juan de Juanes painting. At the Last Supper, on the night he was betrayed, our Savior instituted the Eucharistic… …   Wikipedia


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