persons added to a jury, commonly from those in or about the courthouse, to make up any deficiency in the number of jurors regularly summoned, being like, or such as, the latter
the writ by which such persons are summoned
The Tales series is a franchise of fantasy Japanese role-playing video games published by Namco Bandai Games, and primarily developed by its subsidiary, Namco Tales Studio. First started in 1995 with the development of Tales of Phantasia, the series now spans fourteen games in the main series. Additionally, while primarily role-playing games, the series features an extensive line up of spin-off games that often span other genres, and four stand-alone animated productions based on the video games. While many of the spinoffs contain crossover appearancees of characters within the main series, the main series games are largely unrelated to one another unless denoted with their names. Eight out of Fourteen entries in the main series have been localized for North America and Europe, with the ninth, Tales of Xillia being announced for release in 2013, and less than half of the spinoff titles have been released abroad. While seen as a niche series in English speaking regions, the series is considered very high profile in Japan, just behind other series such as Final Fantasy and Dragon Quest. By December 2007, the series had sold over ten million copies, and by May 2011, it had sold 13 million units worldwide.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
tā′lēz, n.pl. a list of persons, apparently a selection from spectators in court, made by the sheriff or judge at a trial, to supply any defect in a jury or panel.—n. Tā′lesman, a bystander so chosen.—Pray a tales, to plead that the number of jurymen be completed in this way. [From the phrase 'tales de circumstantibus,' tales, pl. of L. talis, such.]
The numerical value of tales in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of tales in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It is tedious to tell again tales already plainly told.
Until lions have their historians, tales of the hunt shall always glorify the hunter.
The book did not have a conventional moral. Carroll played with standard moral tales of his day and turned them on their heads.
Men fear death, as children fear to go in the dark and as that natural fear in children is increased with tales, so is the other.
From a company perspective and a public perspective, fairy tales are a part of our DNA, this is decidedly something that Disney does and does well.
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