duellum

/d(y)uwebm/ The trial by battel or judicial combat.
See battel

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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  • Duellum — The duel between *champions was introduced into England by the Normans; before then the Church in England had sufficient authority to prevent it. The duellum was the final recourse of two sides unable to resolve an argument. (This civil duel was… …   Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases

  • duellum — A duel …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • vadiare duellum — /vsediyeriy d(y)uwelam/ L. Lat. In old English law, to wage or gage the duellum; to wage battle; to give pledges mutually for engaging in the trial by combat …   Black's law dictionary

  • facere duellum — to make the duel, or make or do battle; …   Black's law dictionary

  • vadiare duellum — To wage battel; to engage in trial by combat …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • duel — 1. duel [ dɥɛl ] n. m. • 1539; lat. duellum, forme archaïque de bellum « guerre » 1 ♦ Anciennt Combat entre deux adversaires armés (combat singulier). « Le vainqueur offrit le duel au nouveau roi » (Bossuet). ♢ Duel judiciaire : combat singulier… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Duell — Zweikampf * * * Du|ell [du ɛl], das; s, e: Zweikampf: jmdn. zum Duell fordern. * * * Du|ẹll 〈n. 11〉 1. 〈früher〉 mit Waffen ausgeführter Zweikampf 2. 〈Sp.〉 Wettkampf zw. zwei Sportlern, Mannschaften 3. Streitgespräch zw. zwei Personen ● die… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • DUELLI Judicium — ad veri probationem introductum, quo ambiguas controversias mediae aevo ditimi mos fuit, a Septentrionalibus populis traxit originem. Apud quos, cum ab initio iam in usu esset, armis lites suas decernere, ait Vell. Patercul. praesertim id… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • duel — DUÉL, dueluri, s.n. Luptă care se desfăşoară (după un anumit cod) între două persoane înarmate, în prezenţa unor martori şi care are drept scop tranşarea unui diferend personal. ♦ Luptă în care artileriile celor două armate inamice trag simultan… …   Dicționar Român

  • ДУЭЛЬ — (франц. duel, лат. duellum, от bellurn война). Поединок. Словарь иностранных слов, вошедших в состав русского языка. Чудинов А.Н., 1910. ДУЭЛЬ поединок между 2 мя противниками, в угоду общественному мнению, полагающему, что в некоторых случаях… …   Словарь иностранных слов русского языка

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