Dictionary

jurisprudent

noun ju·ris·pru·dent \-ˈprü-dənt\

Definition of JURISPRUDENT

:  jurist

Origin of JURISPRUDENT

Late Latin jurisprudent-, jurisprudens, from Latin juris + prudent-, prudens skilled, prudent
First Known Use: 1628

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: juristPrevious Word in the Dictionary: jurisprudenceAll Words Near: jurisprudent
March 26, 2015
verdigris Hear it
A green deposit formed on some metals
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears