pro rege, lege, et grege

Latin phrase
pro re·​ge, le·​ge, et gre·​ge | \ prō-ˈrā-ˌge ˈlā-ˌge et-ˈgre-ˌge How to pronounce pro rege, lege, et grege (audio) \

Definition of pro rege, lege, et grege

: for the king, the law, and the people

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“Pro rege, lege, et grege.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pro%20rege%2C%20lege%2C%20et%20grege. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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