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

    To live honestly.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    Lat. To live honorably, creditably or virtuously. One of the three general precepts to which Justinian reduced the whole doctrine of the law, (Inst 1, 1, 3; Bract, fols. 3, 3b,) the others being alterum non lœdere, (not to injure others,) and suum cuique tribuere, (to render to every man his due.)