jus conubii

noun

jus co·​nu·​bii
variants or jus connubii
-kəˈn(y)übēˌī
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: the body of rules and conventions of a people or community governing intermarriage

Word History

Etymology

Latin, literally, right of marriage, right of intermarriage

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“Jus conubii.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/jus%20conubii. Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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