Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    As distinguished from those of human origin, divine laws are those of which the authorship is ascribed to God, being either positive or revealed laws or the laws of nature. Mayer v. Frobe, 40 W. Va. 246, 22 S. E. 58; Borden v. State, 11 Aria 527, 44 Am. Dec. 217.