bigamus

/bigamas/
In the civil law, a man who was twice married; one who at different times and successively has married two wives. One who has two wives living. One who marries a widow. Used in ecclesiastical matters as a reason for denying benefit of the clergy

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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  • bigamus — A bigamist …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • bigamus — …   Useful english dictionary

  • bigamus seu trigamus, etc., est qui diversis temporibus et successive duas seu tres uxores habuit — /bigamas syuw trigamas est kway davarsas temporabas et saksesayviy d(y)uwas syuw trez akscriyz haeb(y)uwat/ A bigamus or trigamus, etc., is one who at different times and successively has married two or three wives …   Black's law dictionary

  • bigame — [ bigam ] adj. et n. • 1270; lat. chrét. bigamus, calque du gr. digamos; cf. game ♦ Qui est marié à deux personnes en même temps. Il est bigame. Une bigame. ⇒ polygame; polyandre. ⊗ CONTR. Monogame. ● bigame adjectif et nom (latin ecclésiastique… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • bigam — BIGÁM, Ă, bigami, e, adj., s.m. şi f. (Persoană care are două soţii, respectiv doi soţi; (persoană) culpabilă de a fi contractat două căsătorii paralele. – Din fr. bigame, lat. bigamus. Trimis de paula, 21.06.2002. Sursa: DEX 98  bigám adj. m.,… …   Dicționar Român

  • bígamo — (Del lat. bigamus < bis, dos + gr. gamos, casamiento.) ► adjetivo/ sustantivo 1 Que está casado con dos personas a la vez. 2 Que está casado por segunda vez. * * * bígamo, a (del b. lat. «bigӑmus») adj. y n. Se aplica al que está casado a la… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Bigamie — Doppelehe * * * Bi|ga|mie 〈f. 19; unz.〉 (strafbare) Ehe mit zwei Ehepartnern zugleich; Sy Doppelehe [<lat. bis „doppelt“ + grch. gamos „Ehe“] * * * Bi|ga|mie, die; , n [mlat. bigamia, zu kirchenlat. bigamus = zweifach verheiratet, zu lat. bi …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Bigam — Big am, n. [L. bigamus twice married: cf. F. bigame. See {Bigamy.}] A bigamist. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bigamy — Big a*my, n. [OE. bigamie, fr. L. bigamus twice married; bis twice + Gr. ? marriage; prob. akin to Skt. j[=a]mis related, and L. gemini twins, the root meaning to bind, join: cf. F. bigamie. Cf. {Digamy}.] (Law) The offense of marrying one person …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Matheus von Aiello — Matheus von Salerno (* in Salerno; † 21. Juli 1193 [1] in Palermo), fälschlich oft auch von Aiello genannt [2] war ein führender Funktionär des normannischen Königshofes in Sizilien unter Wilhelm I., Wilhelm II. und Tankred, der vom Notar bis zum …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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