fuero

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Spanish, from Latin forum.

Noun[edit]

fuero (plural fueros)

  1. A code; a charter; a grant of privileges.
  2. A custom having the force of law.
  3. A declaration by a magistrate.
  4. A place where justice is administered.
  5. The jurisdiction of a tribunal.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

fuerō

  1. first-person singular future perfect active indicative of sum

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin forum

Noun[edit]

fuero m (plural fueros)

  1. charter
  2. law, local law (especially in Navarra or the Basque Country)
  3. (historical, Spain) law, laws
  4. (historical) lawbook
  5. privilege, a certain immunity
  6. jurisdiction