jus gentium

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin ius gentium.

Noun[edit]

jus gentium (uncountable)

  1. (law) The law of nations; international law.

Translations[edit]


Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

jūs gentium n (genitive jūris gentium); third declension

  1. medieval spelling of iūs gentium

References[edit]

  • jus gentium in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin