Justitiarius sentence example
- justiciarius or justitiarius, a judge), in English history, the title of the chief minister of the Norman and earlier Angevin kings.
- Magister Justitiarius).
- " Justitiarius."
- that the chief officer of the crown acquired the exclusive right to the title of capitalis or totius Angliae justitiarius.
- In the r 2th century a magister justitiarius also appears in the Norman kingdom of Sicily, title and office being probably borrowed from England; he presided over the royal court (Magna curia) and was, with his assistants, empowered to decide, inter alia, all cases reserved to the Crown (see Du Cange, s.v.Advertisement