noun, plural ju·ra [joo r-uh; Latin yoo-rah] /ˈdʒʊər ə; Latin ˈyu rɑ/. Law.
- a right.
- law as a system or in the abstract.
- juice; gravy.
- Confucian(def 2).
- one of the tutors of aristocratic origin working during the Chou dynasty.
- divine law.
noun plural jura (ˈdʒʊərə) law
- a right, power, or authority
- law in the abstract or as a system, as distinguished from specific enactments
- a sauce
- canon law
- divine law
French, literally “juice” (see juice).