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Meaning of "leges" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF LEGES

leges  [ˈliːdʒiːz] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF LEGES

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Leges is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES LEGES MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Leges

Leges may refer to: Literature ▪ Laws Plato's last and longest dialogue Ancient Roman law ▪ Leges regiae, early Roman laws introduced by the Kings of Rome ▪ Lex Julia, ancient Roman laws, introduced by any member of the Julian family ▪ Leges Clodiae, series of laws passed by the Plebeian Council of the Roman Republic ▪ Leges provinciae, 146 BC laws concerning the regulation and administration of Roman provinces ▪ Lex Antonia, law established in ancient Rome in 44 BC ▪ Lex Licinia Sextia, Roman law which restored the consulship in 367 BCE Laws in other governments ▪ Leges Henrici Primi, legal treatise, written circa 1115, on legal customs of medieval England ▪ Leges palatinae, laws governing the functioning of the royal court of the Kingdom of Majorca ▪ Leges Edwardi Confessoris, early twelfth-century English collection of 39 laws ▪ Leges Genuciae, laws proposed in 342 BCE by plebeian consul Lucius Genucius ▪ Leges barbarorum; see Early...

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH LEGES


androsphinges
ˈændrəˌsfɪndʒiːz
Asperges
æˈspɜːdʒiːz
Boanerges
ˌbəʊəˈnɜːdʒiːz
circumambages
ˌsɜːkəmæmˈbeɪdʒiːz
coccyges
kɒkˈsaɪdʒiːz
compages
kəmˈpeɪdʒiːz
Ganges
ˈɡændʒiːz
hypopharynges
ˌhaɪpəʊfəˈrɪndʒiːz
interreges
ˌɪntəˈriːdʒiːz
Jeez
dʒiːz
larynges
ləˈrɪndʒiːz
meninges
mɪˈnɪndʒiːz
oropharynges
ɔːrəʊfæˈrɪndʒiːz
phalanges
fæˈlændʒiːz
pharynges
fæˈrɪndʒiːz
remiges
ˈrɛmɪdʒiːz
salpinges
sælˈpɪndʒiːz
sociologese
ˌsəʊsɪˌɒləˈdʒiːz
sphinges
ˈsfɪndʒiːz
syringes
sɪˈrɪndʒiːz

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE LEGES

legend
legendarily
legendary
legendist
legendize
Legendre
legendry
leger line
legerdemain
legerity
legge
legged
legger
leggie
leggier
leggiero
leggiest
legginess
legging
legginged

WORDS THAT END LIKE LEGES

Borges
Bourges
Bridges
Bruges
damages
Dark Ages
handling charges
Judges
Limoges
Middle Ages
modern languages
punitive damages
ravages
real wages
ring the changes
the Dark Ages
Vosges
wages
White Pages
Yellow Pages

Synonyms and antonyms of leges in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «leges» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF LEGES

Find out the translation of leges to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of leges from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «leges» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

leges
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

leges
570 millions of speakers

English

leges
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

leges
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

والعقاب
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Leges
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

leges
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

leges
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

privilèges
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Leges
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

leges
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

leges
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

롯한
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Leges
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

leges
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

leges
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पाय
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

leges
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

leges
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

leges
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Leges
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

colegiilor
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

σωμάτων
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

leges
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

gier
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

leges
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of leges

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «LEGES»

The term «leges» is regularly used and occupies the 57.030 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «LEGES» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «leges» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «leges» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about leges

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «LEGES»

Discover the use of leges in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to leges and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Leges Marchiarum, Or, Border-laws: Containing Several ...
Containing Several Original Articles and Treaties, Made and Agreed Upon by the Commissioners of the Respective Kings of England and Scotland : for the Better Preservation of Peace and Commerce Upon the Marches of Both Kingdoms ...
England and Wales, William Nicolson, 1747
2
Encyclopedic Dictionary of Roman Law
A group of leges agrariae is connected with the foundation of new settlements ( colonize). Political considerations exercised a great influence on the agrarian legislation, radical agrarian reforms were often introduced at the expenses of the  ...
Adolf Berger, 1968
3
Hiberniae Leges Et Institutiones Antiquae
olingian Capitularies of AD. 785. Tithes, in the ordinary sense of the word, could not have been introduced into Ireland in the time of Patrick—probably not before the eighth century. It may be asserted with equal confidence that the Irish Church  ...
‎1873
4
A History of Women in the West: Silences of the Middle Ages
10. Gregory of Tours, The History of the Franks, 8.21, MGH Script, rer. mer., 1, 339; and O. Doppelfeld, "Das Frankische Frauengrab unter dem Chor des kolner Domes," Germania, 38(196o):89—1O3. 11. Lex Mam., 49, MGH Leges, I, 5/1, 108 .
Christiane Klapisch-Zuber, Georges Duby, Michelle Perrot, 1994
5
Latin Synonyms with Their Different Significations and ...
Leges ad c'viutn salutem, civitatum- que incolumitalem condita: sunt. Cic. — Legem scribeke, to write a law, to institute or establish it. lustituere civitates, scribere leges. Qic. Solon Atlieniensibus leges scripsit. Id. — Legem scisceke, to, approve, ...
Jean Baptiste Gardin Dumesnil, 1809
6
The Gift of Science: Leibniz and the modern legal tradition
As a formal system and categorization of juridical principles, the Systema Iuris is, as a whole, prior to those parts of the proposed Codex Leopoldus that contain the leges themselves. The rules of ius, therefore, have a systematic function, one ...
Roger BERKOWITZ, Roger Stuart Berkowitz, 2009
7
Philosophiæ mathematicæ Newtonianæ illustratæ: Quorum prior ...
Quorum prior tradit elementa mathesews ad comprehendendam demonstrationem hujus philosophiæ scitu necessaria: Posterior continet I) Definitiones & leges motus generaliores; ") Leges virium centripetraum & theoriam attractionis seu ...
George Peter Domcke, 1730
8
M. Accii Plauti Comœdiæ
Ag. Rem advorsus populi saepe leges? Ad. scivimus. 15 Ag. Hem ! istaec volo ergo vos commeminisse omnia, Mox cum ad prastorem usus veniet. Ad. meminerimus. Ag. Quid si recenti re asdis pultem ? Ad. censeo. Ag. Si pultem, non recludet ...
Titus Maccius Plautus, Joannes Fredericus Gronovius, 1829
9
The Philosophy of Law in Historical Perspective
It has lately been popular to speak of these leges imperii, these "laws of rule," in analogy to later developments, as constitutional law, and it has then been argued that Bodin therefore subjected the sovereign to the constitution because he ...
Carl Joachim Friedrich, 1963
10
The History and Analysis of the Common Law of England
jgao auditu mox um-verfi compatriots qui Leges dixennt Tripes effeili, uno mimfierio deprecatt fitnt qitatenm permitteret Leges Jibt propnas & confuetudmes antiquas habere m quibas mxerunt Tatres} & ipji in its nati & nutritt font, quid durum ...
Matthew Hale, 1713

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «LEGES»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term leges is used in the context of the following news items.
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AFP's Legislative Scorecard Doesn't Particularly Offer Good News …
And what you'll find is a whole lot of the leges – including a whole lot of Republicans – come off as absolutely horrendous on this scorecard. «The Hayride, Jul 15»
2
A wondrous new space for worship in London
Above the altar is the inscription: Dos tua Virgo pia haec est, quaere leges O Maria, meaning “This is your dowry, O faithful Virgin, therefore, ... «Catholic Herald Online, Jul 15»
3
Louisiana Chemical Association Files Suit Over Illegally-Passed Tax …
Art. III, Section 20) requiring the same vote to pass a law to suspend it. The tax credits, exemptions, etc. only required a majority of the leges. «The Hayride, Jul 15»
4
Star Trek: 27 Geeky Things About the New Movies
Section 31's Sloan (played to perfection by William Sadler) re-appeared in DS9's Inter Arma Enim Silent Leges and Extreme Measures and ... «Den of Geek!, Jun 15»
5
Islands employment fees to go down soon
Plasterk explained that the Saba Executive Council has protested against the increase of the employment fees (“leges voor arbeid in ... «Netherlands Antilles Daily Herald, Jun 15»
6
Archbishop Chaput: “Being Human in an Age of Unbelief”
The University of Pennsylvania's motto is Leges sine moribus vanae. It means “Laws without morals are useless.” All law has moral content. «National Right to Life News, Jun 15»
7
Now THIS Is A Campaign Announcement
... more conservative candidates disgusted with the $900 million in tax increases the leges voted for in the session completed two weeks ago. «The Hayride, Jun 15»
8
We're Raising Texas, Not Taxes, Thanks To Our Weak Leadership
And oh, by the way, while Louisiana was raising $900 million – the leges hope! – in taxes, Texas just cut $4 billion off their citizens' burden… «The Hayride, Jun 15»
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How NFIB's Lobbyist Almost Made Businesses Pay Much Higher …
One of the favorite targets for both greedy leges and Governor Jindal was the inventory tax credit. The way it works is that parishes charge ... «The Hayride, Jun 15»
10
Norquist non-responds to leges
Grover Norquist, the tax scold who famously said he wants to shrink the federal government down to a size small enough to drown it in a ... «The INDsider, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Leges [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/leges>. Jul 2019 ».
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