non licet

[non lahy-sit]

Origin of non licet

First recorded in 1615–25, non licet is from the Latin word nōn licet it is not allowed
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British Dictionary definitions for non licet

non licet

adjective
  1. not permitted; unlawful

Word Origin for non licet

C17: Latin, literally: it is not allowed
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