confarreation

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confarreation

(kənˌfærɪˈeɪʃən)
n
(in ancient Rome) the highest form of marriage, which was marked by the offering of a cake to Jupiter
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En correspondencia con la llamada regla de simetria, el modo de disolucion del matrimonio confarreatio era mediante la diffarreatio, acto sacro contrario elaborado por los pontefices en el que se daba por terminados los efectos de la manus y consecuentemente la mujer volvia a su anterior condicion.
Her remarks on the ritual of confarreatio can be supplemented by J.
According to Roman antiquarians, two high priests officiated at the confarreatio, the Pontifex Maximus and the Flumen Dialis (Serv.