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(ἀδελφοποιΐα), the adoption of a brother or sister. Like Adoption and baptismal sponsorship (see Godparents), with which it is always mentioned in treatises on prohibited degrees of marriage, adelphopoiia was ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

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