jus gentiumjus gen·ti·um
- Rom. Law the laws common to all people as distinguished from those applying only to Roman citizens
- international law
Origin of jus gentiumL, law of nations
The law of nations; international law.
Origin of jus gentiumLatin i&umacron;s gentium : i&umacron;s, law + gentium, genitive pl. of g&emacron;ns, nation.