Draco (lawgier)

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Bornc. 650 BC
Diedc. 600 BC (aged c. 50)
ResidenceAthens, Auncient Greece
Kent forDraconian constitution

Draco (/ˈdrk/; Greek: Δράκων, Drakōn; fl. c. 7t century BC) wis the first legislator o Athens in Auncient Greece. He replaced the prevailin seestem o oral law an bluid feud bi a written code tae be enforced anly bi a coort. Draco's written law became kent for its harshness, wi the adjective "draconian" referrin tae seemilarly unforgivin rules or laws.