Examples from the Web for appellant
The appellant, not choosing to accept this challenge, abandoned his proceedings.Charles Sumner; his complete works, volume 1 (of 20)|Charles Sumner
He generally came in as mediator, and finished as leading witness for the appellant.Sketches in Lavender, Blue and Green|Jerome K. Jerome
This property Darnall afterwards sold to Legrand, the appellant, who gave his notes for the purchase-money.
Ammonis oraculum, fidei inclyt; et fons, quem Solis appellant.
Mauri vero Carabem appellant, qui solebant in sacrificijs, & deorum cultu ipsum libare.On the magnet, magnetick bodies also, and on the great magnet the earth|William Gilbert of Colchester
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Word Origin and History for appellant
late 14c., Anglo-French, from Old French apelant, noun use of present participle of apeler, from Latin appellare (see appeal).