jure uxoris

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Etymology[change]

From Latin iūre (by right) uxōris (of wife).

Adverb[change]

Positive
jure uxoris

Comparative
none

Superlative
none

  1. (legal) "By right of his wife."
    For example, Robert Bruce, 6th Lord of Annandale was titled Earl of Carrick jure uxoris.