suo jure

Latin phrase
suo ju·​re | \ ˌsu̇-ō-ˈyu̇r-e How to pronounce suo jure (audio) \

Definition of suo jure

: in his/her own right used especially following the title of a noblewoman to specify that she holds the title independently of her husband

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“Suo jure.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/suo%20jure. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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