abigeus
A cattle-stealer, singular of "abigei."

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • abigeus — /abijiyas/ Lat. (Pl., abigei, or more rarely abigeatores.) In the civil law, a stealer of cattle; one who drove or drew away (subtraxit) cattle from their pastures, as horses or oxen from the herds, and made booty of them, and who followed this… …   Black's law dictionary

  • abigeus — /abijiyas/ Lat. (Pl., abigei, or more rarely abigeatores.) In the civil law, a stealer of cattle; one who drove or drew away (subtraxit) cattle from their pastures, as horses or oxen from the herds, and made booty of them, and who followed this… …   Black's law dictionary

  • abigeo — (del lat. «abigĕus») m. Ladrón de ganado. * * * abigeo. (Del lat. abigĕus). m. Am. Ladrón de ganado …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • abigéat — (a bi jé a) s. m. Terme d ancien droit criminel. Délit de celui qui détourne les troupeaux d autrui pour se les approprier. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Abigeatus, enlèvement de troupeau, de abigeus, voleur, de abigere, chasser, éloigner, détourner, de ab,… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • APOMYIOS — apud Plin. l. 29. c. 6. Iovis cognomen, quasi Muscarum abigeus, vide infra et Myiodes …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • MYIODES — apud Plinium l. 29. c. 6. Nullum animal minus docile existimatur, minorisveintellectus: eô mirabilius est Olympicô sacrô certamine, nubes earum immolatô tauro Deo, quam Myioden vocant, extra territoriun id abire: quibusdam idem videtur cum Iove… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • abigeo — {{#}}{{LM A45018}}{{〓}} {{[}}abigeo{{]}} ‹a·bi·ge·o› {{《}}▍ s.m.{{》}} {{<}}1{{>}} {{♂}}En zonas del español meridional,{{♀}} ladrón de ganado: • Declaró que conocía a los abigeos.{{○}} {{<}}2{{>}} → {{↑}}abigeato{{↓}}. {{★}}{{\}}ETIMOLOGÍA:{{/}}… …   Diccionario de uso del español actual con sinónimos y antónimos

  • bestiail — Bestiail, Pecus. Bestiail privé, entre veneurs, c est le bestiail qu on nourrist, et rameine par chacun soir en la maison, boeufs, vaches, veaux, moutons, brebis, porceaux, et semblables. Selon ce ils disent un chien estre sujet à courir au… …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • abigeo — (Del lat. abigĕus). m. Am. Ladrón de ganado …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • abactor — /aebaektar/ A stealer and driver away of cattle or beasts by herds or in great numbers at once, as distinguished from a person who steals a single animal or beast. Also called abigeus, q.v …   Black's law dictionary

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