Definition for leges (2 of 2)
noun, plural le·ges [lee-jeez; Latin le-ges] /ˈli dʒiz; Latin ˈlɛ gɛs/.
Origin of lex
Examples from the Web for leges
Large proportion of preliminary discussions and didactic exhortation in the Leges.
The reasons against the Leges are of the same character and tenor as those against the Epinomis, and scarce at all less weighty.
Difference between Leges and Republic, illustrated by reference to the Politikus.
Leges bon malis ex moribus procreantur—Good laws are begotten of bad morals.
These pure notions are the laws of the operation of the intellect; they are leges intellectus.