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Adrogation

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Adrogation, among ancient Romans, was a kind of adoption in which the person adopted was free, and consented to be adopted by another. It was done at the assembly of the people while the commonwealth subsisted, and later by a rescript of the emperors.

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Google previewImperatoris Iustiniani Institutionum Libri Quattuor (1883)

by John Baron Moyle

The first is the mode 1 in which we adopt independent persons, and this form of adoption is called adrogation : the second is the mode in which we adopt a person subject to the power of an ascendant, whether a descendant in the first degree, ...

Google previewThe Institutes of Justinian (1906)

by John Baron Moyle

The first is the mode in which we adopt independent persons, and this form of adoption is called adrogation : the second is the mode in which we adopt a person subject to the power of an ascendant, whether a descendant in the first degree, ...

Google previewNew International Encyclopedia (1914)

adrogation and adoption in the strict sense.

Google previewA Dictionary of Words and Phrases Used in Ancient and Modern Law (2000)

by Arthur English

Adrogation. Same as ADROGATIO. Adscendentes. Ascendants. Adscititious. Additional. Supplemental. Not essential. Adscribo. To add in writing or by writing, ...

Google previewWharton's Pocket Law Dictionary

Adrogation. See ARROGATIO. Adscripti vel adscriptitii glebae, a class of slaves, among the Romans, attached to and transferred along with the land which they cultivated. Adstipulator, an accessory party to a promise, who received the same ...

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