ETYM Latin judicialis, from judicium judgment, from judex judge: cf. Old Fren. judicial. Related to Judge.
1. Belonging or appropriate to the office of a judge.
2. Decreed by or proceeding from a court of justice.
3. Relating to the administration of justice or the function of a judge; SYN. juridical, juridic.
Of or relating to the law or jurisprudence; SYN. juridic.
just / dʒəst /
Množina reči just je justs.
ETYM French juste, Latin justus, from jus right, law, justice; orig., that which is fitting; akin to Skr. yu to join. Related to Injury, Judge, Jury, Giusto.
Used especially of what is legally or ethically right or proper or fitting.
ETYM Latin legalis, from lex, legis, law; prob. orig., that which lies or is fixed (cf. Latin lectus bed), and if so akin to Eng. lie, law: cf. French légal. Related to Lie to be prostrate, Loyal, Leal.
1. Of or relating to jurisprudence.
2. Established by or founded upon law or official or accepted rules.
3. Having legal efficacy or force; SYN. sound.
4. (Sports) Allowed by official rules.
5. Relating to or characteristic of the profession of law.
ETYM Late Lat. legitimatus, p. p. of legitimare to legitimate, from Latin legitimus legitimate. Related to Legal.
1. In accordance with reason or logic; SYN. logical.
2. In accordance with recognized or accepted standards or principles.
3. Of marriages and offspring; recognized as lawful.
rightful / raɪtfəl /
Množina reči rightful je rightfuls.
1. Legally valid
2. Just, equitable
3. Having a just or legally established claim; legitimate
4. Held by right or just claim; legal
5. Proper, fitting
statutory / stætʃətɔːri /
Množina reči statutory je statutories.
1. Prescribed or authorized by or punishable under a statute
2. Relating to or created by statutes
1. Consistent with fact or reality; not false
2. Reliable as a basis for action
3. Having a legally established claim; SYN. lawful, rightful.
4. Rightly so called
5. Devoted (sometimes fanatically) to a cause or concept of truth
6. Accurately placed or thrown; SYN. dead on target.
7. Accurately fitted; level; SYN. straight.
8. Determined with reference to the earth's axis rather than the magnetic poles
9. (Biology) Conforming to the definitive criteria of a natural group