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

    By or in that name.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    Lat. Under that name; by that appellation. Perinde ac si eo nomine tibi tradita fuisset, just as if it had bsen delivered in you by that name. Inst. 2, 1, 43. A common phrase in the books.