- Aemilius Papinianus, died a.d. 212, Roman jurist and writer.
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Paulus was his contemporary, and held the same office as Papinian.Beacon Lights of History, Volume III
Antonius (Caracalla) commanded Papinian to be slain by the swords of his soldiers.
Papinian himself wrote that servitudes cannot be partially extinguished, because they are due from lands, not persons.The Common Law
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
Everything leads us to suppose that he owed extremely little if anything at all to Papinian, Ulpian, or Tribonian.The Surprises of Life
I killed Papinian, the lawyer and prefect, and Cilo—whom you saw yesterday—nearly shared the same fate.A Thorny Path [Per Aspera], Complete