Patronus sentence example
- The exercitus of Rome was divided into scholae, and had a chief or patronus, and its banner.
- patronus, whose position in Roman law and antiquities is treated below (Patron And Client).
- He was rewarded for his services by the consulship (112), and the title of patronus senatus.
- The idea of this extension originated no doubt in the fact that the Italian patricius of the 6th and 7th centuries had come to be regarded as the defensor, protector, patronus of the Church.
- He took a leading part in the government of Germany during the minority of King Henry IV., and was styled patronus of the young king, over whom he appears to have exercised considerable influence.Advertisement
- Thus the relationship of subject or dependent cities to the dominant power was described as that of clientes to the patronus (Marquardt, Romische Staatsverwaltung, 2nd ed., vol.
- freedwoman married, operae for patronus (if he consented to marriage) but not patrona were extinguished.
- 50), and of towns entering into a position of clientship to some distinguished Roman, who then became patronus of such a town.