The legal code of the Salian Franks.
A code of laws of Germanic tribes, including the Salian Franks; esp., the provision of this code excluding women from inheriting land.
A law, thought to derive from the code of laws of the Salian Franks, prohibiting a woman from succeeding to a throne.
The law excluding women from succeeding to the throne in the French and Spanish monarchies.
Origin of salic-law
Latin Lex Salica