+46 8 791 8944 support@translegal.com

The World Law Dictionary Project

English may be the common language of the world, but the Common Law is not the common law of the world

That’s why, in a unique project, TransLegal has teamed up with leading law schools from around the world to create an online multilingual law dictionary linking the world’s legal languages to a single English law dictionary.

e.g. principle, consideration, jurisdiction
# a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

brain death noun


a situation in which a person's brain has stopped functioning even if the person's heart is functioning though artificial means
California law clearly states the criteria (=requirements) for brain death.

This is a limited preview!

To see an example of a full dictionary entry click one of the example entries

jurisdiction consideration principal

Expand your Legal English vocabulary word by word


Online and free each and every week!

Word of the week