[ suh-leek, sal-ik, sey-lik ]
/ səˈlik, ˈsæl ɪk, ˈseɪ lɪk /
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How to use Salique in a sentence
The whole public law of Europe had its origin in equivocal expressions, beginning with the Salique law.A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 1 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
They were not always contented with this species of Salique law, which certainly is somewhat inconsistent.Red Gauntlet|Sir Walter Scott
Our Salique Law provides that universal homage shall be paid all beautiful women.Pierre; or The Ambiguities|Herman Melville
Obedience to a boy is the recognition of the heir-apparent, and I respect the salique law as much as I love my love.The Tragic Comedians, Complete|George Meredith
His book against the salique law is still in the possession of the Lambeth library.
British Dictionary definitions for Salique
/ (ˈsælɪk, ˈseɪlɪk) /
a variant spelling of Salic
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