Custom

Custom in Asia

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Custom: noun

  • ceremony
  • characteristic way
  • common usage
  • consuetude
  • convention
  • conventionalism
  • conventionality
  • course of business
  • dictates of society
  • established way of doing things
  • etiquette
  • familiar way
  • fashion
  • fashionableness
  • formality
  • habit
  • habit of a majority
  • habitual activity
  • habitual practice
  • habituation
  • habitude
  • institution
  • manner
  • matter of course
  • observance
  • ordinary manner
  • practice
  • prescribed form
  • prevailing taste
  • prevalence
  • rite
  • ritual
  • routine
  • routine procedure
  • social usage
  • style
  • tradition
  • traditionalism
  • traditionality
  • unwritten law
  • usage
  • usual manner
  • vogue
  • wont
  • wontedness Associated Concepts: custom of merchants
  • custom or practice
  • custom or usage
  • general custom
  • local customs
  • usual course and custom
  • waiver by custom foreign phrases: Servanda est consuetudo loci ubi causa agitur
  • The custom of the place where the action is brought should be observed
  • In contractibus
  • taciteinsunt quae sunt moris et consuetudinis
  • In contracts
  • matters of custom and usage are tacitly implied
  • Consuetudo tollit communem legem
  • Custom supersedes the common law
  • Consuetudo non trahitur in consequentiam
  • Custom is not drawn into consequence
  • Consuetudo manerii et loci observanda est
  • Custom of a manor and a locality is to be observed
  • Consuetudo est optimus interpreslegum
  • Custom is the best interpreter of the laws
  • Consuetudo est altera lex
  • Custom is another law
  • Consuetudo contra rationem introductapotius usurpado quam consuetudo appellari debet
  • A custom introduced contrary to reason ought rather to be called a usurpation than a custom
  • Ratio est formalis causa consuetudinis
  • Reason is the source and cause of custom
  • Things which are done contrary to the custom and manner of our ancestors neither please nor appear right
  • Optimus interpres rerum us us
  • Usage is the best interpreter of things
  • Optima est legis interpres consuetudo
  • Custom is the best interpreter of the law
  • Omne jus aut consensus fecit
  • aut necessitas constituit autfirmavit consuetudo
  • Every right is either derived from consent
  • established by necessity
  • or is confirmed by custom
  • Minime mutanda sunt quae certam habuerunt interpretationem
  • Those matters which have had a certain interpretation are to be altered as little as possible
  • Obtemperandum est consuetudini rationabili tanquam legi
  • A reasonable custom is to be obeyed like law
  • Malusususabolendusest
  • Consuetudo volentes ducit
  • lex nolentes trahit
  • Custom leads the willing
  • the law compels the unwilling
  • Consuetudo vincit communem legem
  • Custom overrules the common law
  • In consuetudinibus
  • In consuetudinibus
  • non diutumitas temporis sed soliditas rationisest consideranda
  • In customs
  • not lapse of time
  • but the soundness of reason should be considered
  • Consuetudo semel reprobata non potest amplius induci
  • Custom once disallowed cannot again be invoked
  • Consuetudo praescripta et legitima vincit legem
  • Custom is the best interpreter of the law
  • Omne jus aut consensus fecit
  • aut necessitas constituit autfirmavit consuetudo
  • Every right is either derived from consent
  • established by necessity
  • or is confirmed by custom
  • Minime mutanda sunt quae certam habuerunt interpretationem
  • Those matters which have had a certain interpretation are to be altered as little as possible
  • Obtemperandum est consuetudini rationabili tanquam legi
  • A reasonable custom is to be obeyed like law
  • Malusususabolendusest
  • A bad custom is to be abolished
  • Consuetudo volentes ducit
  • lex nolentes trahit
  • Custom leads the willing
  • the law compels the unwilling
  • Consuetudo vincit communem legem
  • Custom overrules the common law
  • In consuetudinibus
  • non diutumitas temporis sed soliditas rationisest consideranda
  • In customs
  • not lapse of time
  • but the soundness of reason should be considered
  • Consuetudo semel reprobata non potest amplius induci
  • Custom once disallowed cannot again be invoked
  • Consuetudo praescripta et legitima vincit legem
  • A prescriptive and lawful custom prevails over the law
  • Consuetudo neque injuria oriti neque tollipotest
  • Custom can neither arise from nor be abolished by a wrongful act
  • Consuetudo loci observanda est
  • The custom of a locality is to be observed
  • Consuetudo
  • licet sit magnae auctoritatis
  • nunquam tamen
  • praejudicat manifestae veritati
  • A custom
  • though it be of great authority
  • should never be prejudicial to manifest truth
  • Consuetudo ex certa causa rationabili usitata privat communem legem
  • A custom
  • based on a certain and reasonable cause
  • supersedes the common law
  • Consuetudo et communis assuetudo vincit legem non scriptam
  • si sit specialis; et interpretatur legem scriptam
  • si lex sit generalis
  • Custom and common usage override the unwritten law
  • if it be special; and interprets the written law
  • if the law be general

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