grotius grotius


  • (n) Dutch jurist and diplomat whose writings established the basis of modern international law (1583-1645)



  1. White said: "From this tomb of Grotius I seem to hear a message to go on with the work of strengthening peace and humanizing war."
    on Mar 13, 2009 By: Andrew Dickson White Source: Consortium News

  2. Bible expositor Matthew Henry says concerning this verse: "some think that what is said of the return of Sodom and Samaria (v. 53, 55), and of Jerusalem with them, is a promise; it may be understood so, if by Sodom we understand (as Grotius and some...
    on Nov 27, 2006 By: Matthew Henry Source: Best Syndication

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