alias dictus


alias dictus
/ah"lee ahs dik"toos/; Eng. /ay"lee euhs dik"teuhs/, Latin.
otherwise called; alias.

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  • alias dictus — index alias Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • alias dictus — Also called. The true name is that which precedes an alias dictus. An alias dictus, as one of the old cases says, is only reputation, and is not the truth. Reid v Lord (NY) 4 Johns 118 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • alias dictus — /ah lee ahs dik toos/; Eng. /ay lee euhs dik teuhs/, Latin. otherwise called; alias …   Useful english dictionary

  • alias — 1 / ā lē əs, āl yəs/ adv [Latin, otherwise, from alius other]: otherwise called: also known as John Thomas Nolan, alias Legs Diamond alias 2 n: an assumed or additional name alias 3 adj: issued after the original instrument has not produced any… …   Law dictionary

  • alias — /eyliyas/ Term used to indicate another name by which a person is known. Short for alias dictus ; otherwise known as (a.k.a.). When used in connection with a description of a person, it indicates that he has used or been known by another name.… …   Black's law dictionary

  • alias — /eyliyas/ Term used to indicate another name by which a person is known. Short for alias dictus ; otherwise known as (a.k.a.). When used in connection with a description of a person, it indicates that he has used or been known by another name.… …   Black's law dictionary

  • alias — Otherwise; also known as; at another time; as formerly. Where, in an indictment or information, the name of the accused is given, followed by alias and another name, alias stands for alias dictus, and indicates, not that the person referred to… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • dictus — See alias dictus …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • alias — n 1. pseudonym, anonym, false name; assumed name, stage name, pen name, nom de plume, Fr. nom de guerre. allonym; nickname, sobriquet. adv 2. otherwise called, Latin, alius dictus. also called, also known as, a/k/a; otherwise, in other… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • TORUMNA alias ROTONNA — TORUMNA, alias ROTONNA fluv. Galliae, nunc Retourne: a colore aquarum, aut potius a rubore arenae suae dictus. Eius meminit Frodoardus, in Hist. Eccles. Remensis. Alluit Villam super Rotumnam Ville sur Ratourne, Genevillam seu Ianivillam… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale