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