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Examples from the Web for ius
Here religio is used in the sense of obligation to the ius divinum.The Religious Experience of the Roman People
W. Warde Fowler
No such signification will account for the forms in -ius and -inus.The Ethnology of the British Islands
Robert Gordon Latham
Qui in ius dominiumve alterius succedit, iure ejus uti debet.The Common Law
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
The gentilicia in -ius are abridged, in the republican period, in -i (in the nominative, perhaps for -is).
The nomen was put after the prnomen, to mark the gens, and commonly ended in ius; as Cornelius, Fabius.Roman Antiquities, and Ancient Mythology
Charles K. Dillaway
- intrauterine system; a hormonal contraceptive coil, such as Mirena, that carries a supply of progestogen, which is released in small amounts over a period of three to five years