Irnerius(redirected from Irenerius)
Born circa 1055–60; died before 1130. Founder of the Bologna school of jurists known as the glossators.
Irnerius did a good deal of work on the interpretation of the texts constituting the Justinian Code and compiled a collection of juridical cases (exercises) for students of law. He also compiled a systematic guide to Roman law.
WORKSSumma Codicis des Irnerius. Edited by Herman Fitting. Berlin, 1894.
Questiones de juris subtilitatibus. Edited by Herman Fitting. Berlin, 1894.