Origin of legislation
Examples from the Web for legislations
An apparently strong point has been made against any connexion between the legislations on the score of philology.
That is the history of all religions; that is the effect of all the divine inspirations and legislations.God and the State|Mikhail Aleksandrovich Bakunin
This utility is the principle of all human virtues, and the foundation of all legislations.Diderot and the Encyclopdists|John Morley
The two legislations ought to be completely independent, and yet mutually complementary.The Aesthetical Essays|Friedrich Schiller
British Dictionary definitions for legislations
Word Origin and History for legislations
1650s, from French législation, from Late Latin legislationem (nominative legislatio), properly two words, legis latio, "proposing (literally 'bearing') of a law;" see legislator.