pactum donationis


pactum do·​na·​ti·​o·​nis
Roman law
: a pactum legitimum without legal consideration to make a gratuitous donation enforceable against the donor and his heirs in favor of the prospective donee and his heirs

Word History


Late Latin, donation pact

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“Pactum donationis.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Sep. 2023.

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