Romanist

noun Ro·man·ist \ ˈrō-mə-nist \

Definition of Romanist

1 often offensive : roman catholic
2 : a specialist in the language, culture, or law of ancient Rome

Romanist

or Romanistic play \ˌrō-mə-ˈni-stik\ adjective

Law Dictionary

1

Romanist

noun Ro·man·ist \ ˈrō-mə-nist \

legal Definition of Romanist

: a specialist in the law of ancient Rome

2

Romanist

adjective

legal Definition of Romanist

: of or relating to the law of ancient Rome
  • Romanist tradition

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