civitas

(redirected from Civitates)
Also found in: Wikipedia.
References in classic literature ?
Ye are friends and allies of our reverend father in God, Aymer, Prior of Jorvaulx,'' said the monk, without noticing the tone of De Bracy's reply; ``ye owe him aid both by knightly faith and holy charity; for what saith the blessed Saint Augustin, in his treatise De Civitate Dei ''
The impressive rococo cartouche in the upper left corner is entitled: "Magna mappa geographica Borussiae regnum exact exhibens, in qua non tantum limites correcti sed etiam principaliora loca, civitates, oppida & praefecturae omni studio designata sund".
Among the highlights of the collection are the Ptolemy Cosmographia, from 1482, and the six volumes of Civitates Orbis Terrarum - containing maps of cities of the world which took 46 years to make, concluding in 1618.
Among the highlights of the collection are the Ptolemy Cosmographia from 1482 and the six volumes of Civitates Orbis Terrarum - containing maps of cities of the world which took 46 years to make, concluding in 1618.
21) Petrarca invece, che nei Trionfi da ampio spazio alla fama sia degli uomini d'azione sia dei letterati, (22) nell'Africa e nel sogno dell'uomo politico non da come messaggio assolutamente prioritario del discorso, come gia Cicerone, il fatto che per gli uomini politici certum esse in caelo definitum locum, ubi beati aevo sempiterno fruantur, 13, anche se sulla falsariga del Somnium che proseguiva dicendo: nihil est enim illi principi deo, qui omnem mundum regit, quod quidam in terris fiat acceptius, quam concilia coetusque hominum iure sociati, quae civitates appellantur (ibid.
22) "Viditur autem et civitates continere amicitia.
Taigi itin svarbios pirmojo issamaus Vilniaus ikonografinio, kartografinio saltinio--Vilniaus miesto plano, pateikto Brauno ir hogenbergo Civitates Orbis Terrarum atlaso 1581 m.
Eu Ermessen, mulier Rostagno Berenguerio, non ti decebrai de ta vida ne de ta membra que a tuo corpore juncta sunt, ne homo nec femina per meum consilium ne per meum consintiment, ne non ti decebrai des castels ne las civitates de Provincia des Durencia en za de las tres partes, non las ti tolrai ne tolre las ti farai, ne homo nec femina ab meum conslium ne ab meum consintiment.
In addition to cataloguing the mosaics of Southeast Britain, the volume includes introductory discussion of the topography of the area, the Roman civitates, the towns, villas and their architecture, mosaics and room function, and the historical development of the mosaics from the first century to the fourth.
These were made popular by cartographers who sought to represent the world such as Braun and Hogenberg's Civitates Orbis Terrarum and Munster's Cosmographia, and chorographers interested in regions, districts, and cities.
The Civitates sent their children to Catholic school and as a result paid tuition for their entire education.