- the proposing by the consuls or tribunes of a law to be passed by the people.
- a law so proposed.
Origin of rogation
Examples from the Web for rogation
Without the psalms they are said on the feast of Saint Mark and on the three rogation days.
It was the first of the Rogation days, which an Anglican may see, in his book of common-prayer, noted as days of abstinence.Four Years in France|Henry Digby Beste
To have no definite date conveyed by the term 'Rogation Sunday' is to the clerical mind gross ignorance.John Caldigate|Anthony Trollope