[ puh-pin-ee-uhn ]
/ pəˈpɪn i ən /
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Aemilius Papinianus, died a.d. 212, Roman jurist and writer.
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How to use Papinian in a sentence
The death of Papinian, the Praetorian Praefect, was lamented as a public calamity.
The death of Papinian, the Prætorian Præfect, was lamented as a public calamity.
To a child just stumbling into Corderius, Papinian and Paul proved quite invincible.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. XIX (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
Ulpian and Papinian were to them what Aristotle and Aquinas were to another class of worshippers.
I killed Papinian, the lawyer and prefect, and Cilo—whom you saw yesterday—nearly shared the same fate.A Thorny Path [Per Aspera], Complete|Georg Ebers