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pro rege, lege, et grege

foreign term pro re·ge, le·ge, et gre·ge \prō-ˈrā-ˌge ˈlā-ˌge et-ˈgre-ˌge\

Definition of pro rege, lege, et grege

    :  for the king, the law, and the people


Origin of pro rege, lege, et grege

Latin


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