- a.d. c110–c180, Roman jurist and writer, especially on civil law.
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He shakes his fist in Gaius's face and yells opinions and comments.
Dan and Gaius was hurryin' around, moppin' their foreheads and lookin' worried.
Bailey,' he says, 'it has come to my ears that Gaius Ellis intends to run for that office.
Dan himself'll vote for Gabe; so'll Gaius and his reg'lar tribe.
We have in Gaius the formula of investiture by which the universal successor was created.Ancient Law
Sir Henry James Sumner Maine
- ?110–?180 ad, Roman jurist. His Institutes were later used as the basis for those of Justinian
- Gaius Caesar. See Caligula