Pignus
Pignus \Pig"nus\, n.; pl. {Pignora}. [L.] (Rom. Law) A pledge or pawn. [1913 Webster]

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  • Pignus — (lat.), Pfand; daher Pignorum capio, so v.w. Auspfändung. Pignoration, Verpfändung, pignorativ, pfandweise …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Pignus — (lat., Mehrzahl: Pignŏra), Besitz oder Faustpfand (s. Pfand ). P. pignoris, Afterpfand …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Pignus — Pignus, lat, Pfand; im engern Sinn Faustpfand im Besitz des Gläubigers; Pignoration, Verpfändung; pignorativ, pfandweise …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • pignus — index bail, mortgage, pledge (security), security (stock) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • pignus — pìgnus m DEFINICIJA pravn. pov. u rimskom pravu, jamstvo na pokretnim stvarima; jamstvo, založeno pravo ETIMOLOGIJA lat …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Pignus — Pignus …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pignus — Taxobox name = Pignus image caption = image width = 250px regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda classis = Arachnida ordo = Araneae familia = Salticidae subfamilia = Euophryinae tribus = Euophryini genus = Pignus genus authority = Wesolowska, 2000 …   Wikipedia

  • pignus — /pig neuhs/, n., pl. pignora / neuhr euh/. Roman and Civil Law. 1. property held as security for a debt. 2. the contract containing such a pledge. [ < L: lit., pledge] * * * …   Universalium

  • pignus — n. mortgage, property held as security; pledge, commitment …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pignus — pig·nus …   English syllables

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