jurisconsult

noun
ju·​ris·​con·​sult | \ ˌju̇r-əs-ˈkän-ˌsəlt How to pronounce jurisconsult (audio) , -kən-ˈsəlt \

Definition of jurisconsult

: jurist especially : one learned in international and public law

First Known Use of jurisconsult

1605, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for jurisconsult

Latin jurisconsultus, from juris (genitive of jus) + consultus, past participle of consulere to consult

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“Jurisconsult.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/jurisconsult. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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jurisconsult

noun
ju·​ris·​con·​sult | \ ˌju̇r-əs-ˈkän-ˌsəlt, -kən-ˈsəlt How to pronounce jurisconsult (audio) \

Legal Definition of jurisconsult

: jurist especially : one learned in international and public law

History and Etymology for jurisconsult

Latin jurisconsultus, from juris, genitive of jus law, right + consultus, past participle of consulere to consult

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