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Ulpian

[uhl-pee-uh n] /ˈʌl pi ən/
noun
1.
(Domitius Ulpianus) died a.d. 288? Roman jurist.
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  • But, Ulpian, I hear strange things about her, and it is hinted that she is deranged.

    Vashti Augusta J. Evans Wilson
  • And therefore Ulpian says, that the public have a property in sacred things.

  • Ulpian says that a man succeeds to another's place, whether his succession be universal or to the single object.

    The Common Law Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
  • So here, my friend Ulpian, you have plenty of authority for your .

  • Muriel has known Ulpian all her life, and looks upon him now as her father.

    Vashti Augusta J. Evans Wilson
  • And when Ulpian said again, But what, my friends, is meant by cooks' instruments?

  • Is it simply a quality of action or conduct, or, as stated by Ulpian, is it a disposition or state of mind?

    Concerning Justice Lucilius A. Emery
  • We doubted of Ulpian, and are still now more perplexed with Bartolus and Baldus.

    The Essays of Montaigne, Complete Michel de Montaigne
  • I presume Ulpian is brave enough to encounter all the risks of standing security for your obedience and docility.

    Vashti Augusta J. Evans Wilson
  • If further evidence were wanting for the present argument, it would be found in another expression of Ulpian's.

    The Common Law Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
British Dictionary definitions for Ulpian

Ulpian

/ˈʌlpɪən/
noun
1.
Latin name Domitius Ulpianus. died ?228 ad, Roman jurist, born in Phoenicia
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