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Code Napoléon

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World Encyclopedia

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2004
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French civil law, first introduced (1804) by Napoleon I. Based on Roman law, the Code

Code Napoléon

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The New Oxford Companion to Law

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2009
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275 words

The Code Napoléon (as the French Civil Code was known) is the most influential European legal document since Justinian's

Code Civil, Le

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The New Oxford Companion to Literature in French

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2005
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Literature
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231 words

(also known as the Code Napoléon).

Although there were earlier proposals for a codification of French law, it was the

Code Napoléon

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The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (2 ed.)

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2006

the French legal code drawn up under Napoleon I in 1804.

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