do, dico, addico

do, dico, addico
I give judgment, I expound the law, I execute the law. These were the words which the Roman law permitted the praetor to use on triverbial days upon which he was allowed to decide cases. See 3 Bl Comm 424.

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  • Do, dico, addīco — (röm. Recht), die 3, des Prätors Gewalt ausdrückenden solennen Wörter. Do (actionem et judices) sprach er aus, wenn er die Formel zur Einleitung der Klage u. zur Beilegung der Klagsache gab u. Richter od. Schiedsrichter ernannt, auch wenn er… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • do, dico, addico — /dow, dikow, adikow/ I give, I say, I adjudge. Three words used in the Roman law, to express the extent of the civil jurisdiction of the praetor. Do denoted that he gave or granted actions, exceptions, and judices; dico, that he pronounced… …   Black's law dictionary

  • do, dico, addico — /dow, dikow, adikow/ I give, I say, I adjudge. Three words used in the Roman law, to express the extent of the civil jurisdiction of the praetor. Do denoted that he gave or granted actions, exceptions, and judices; dico, that he pronounced… …   Black's law dictionary

  • Triverbial — Tri*ver bi*al, a. [Pref. tri + L. verbum a word.] (Rom. Antiq.) Pertaining to, or designating, certain days allowed to the pretor for hearing causes, when be might speak the three characteristic words of his office, do, dico, addico. They were… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Fasti — (подразумевается dies) у древних римлян так назывались дни, в которые претору без нарушения религиозных требований разрешалось произносить (fari) слова do, dico, addico, иными словами дни, в которые были открыты судебные учреждения.… …   Энциклопедический словарь Ф.А. Брокгауза и И.А. Ефрона

  • ДЕНЬ —    • Dies, ήμέρα          (ср. также Άφετοι ήμέραι, Афеты, II), означает и Д. естественный (naturalis), и Д. гражданский (civilis). Под первым разумеется время от восхода до заката солнца, а время от заката до восхода солнца называется ночью,… …   Реальный словарь классических древностей

  • DIES — I. DIES Nicanoris, Festum Iudaeorum, de quo infra in voce Iudith. Diespiter, Iuppiter, quasi diei, i. e. lucis pater, uti Macrob. interpretatur. Hostat. l. 1. Carm. od. 34. v. 5. Namque Diespiter Igni corusco nubila dividens. Et idem l. 3. Carm.… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • NEFASTI Dies — dicebantur Romanis, quibus non licebat Praetori verba illa sollemnia fari, quae Fastisobtinebatn: Do, dico, Addico. Fastis enim diebus, dabat actionem, dicebat ius, addicebat tamres, quam homines, Ioach. Camerarius in Orat. Cicer. pro Flacco: qui …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • PRAETOR — variae de hoc auctorum sententiae. Sunt enim, qui hoc nomine primum appellatos Consules dicunt, atque ita a Praeeundo deductum Praetoris nomen. Sed enim distinguere hunc a Consulib. videntur 12. Tabb. leges apud Cicer. l. 3. de Legg. Regio… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • dies fasti — /dayiyz feestay/ In Roman law, days on which the courts were open, and justice could be legally administered; days on which it was lawful for the praetor to pronounce (fari) the three words do , dico , addico . Hence called triverbial days,… …   Black's law dictionary


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