ABNEPOS, civil law. The grandson of a grandson or granddaughter, or fourth descendant. Abneptis, is the granddaughter of a grandson or granddaughter. These terms are used in making genealogical tables.

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Ceciderunt ibi plures quos ego quoque noram; inter quos Godefridus, abnepos ejus nothus, jam inde a pueritia umbram virtutis vultu colorans, veritatem animo spirans.
There fell on that spot many men whom even I knew, among them Godfrey, his bastard abnepos, who from his early boyhood had embodied the ideal of courage in his countenance, and in his spirit breathed the air of truth.
In the expression abnepos ejus nothus the word ejus must refer back to illi .