Definition of Grotius, Hugo in English:

Grotius, Hugo

Syllabification: Gro·ti·us, Hugo
Pronunciation: /ˈgrōSH(ē)əs
 
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  • (1583–1645), Dutch jurist and diplomat; Latinized name of Huig de Groot. His legal treatise, De Jure Belli et Pacis (1625), established the basis of modern international law.

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