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GLOSSATOR. A commentator or annotator of the Roman law. One of the authors of the Gloss.

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For the glossator tombs, see Josef Deer, The Dynastic Porphyry Tombs of the Norman Period in Sicily, trans.
From time to time one reads about the ignorance of Latin on the part of the medieval scribe or even a glossator, who in many instances was the same man.
8) In the Arabic translation of the Prior Analytics by Theodorus, this phrase was rendered as follows: li-anna-hu in-nama tajibu l-natija an-hu min al-ruju,(9) whereas the glossator gives the following alternative translation taken from the Syriac: wa-dhalika anna l-daruri innama ya-kunu min al-ruju al-idtirari.
the relevance of early twentieth-century realism, eighteenth-century ethical discourse and medieval glossators to our forms of twenty-first century education
For example, he reproduces Mostari's introductory remarks in which it is stated that he chose to write a new commentary on al-Katibi's al-Risala al-shamsiyya because of the numerous disputes between previous commentators and glossators of the work (p.
In explicating the material within what is now Matthew 13, glossators often took the opportunity to elaborate on the whys and wherefores of verbal obscurity.
He is numbered among the outstanding glossators (commentators) who were contemporary with the great gloss (commentary) of Accursus.
39, Suetonius, Horace, and a wide range of legal glossators and commentators.
Modern critics are less forgiving than Bongo or the Geneva glossators.
Whereas Pena and Covarrubias primarily interpreted canon law and its glossators, others understood the introduction of prohibited books in more theological and scriptural terms.
The liberal side will allow glossators or commentators or even interpreters of the original and basic texts of the religion.
This regulatory system or "dispensation" must therefore register not only in the historical world of biblical authors and glossators but also in the modern poetic community Coleridge constructs within and around lyric.