Legal Definition and Related Resources of Supra

Meaning of Supra

Above. This word appearing in a book refers the reader to a previous part of the book.

Supra Alternative Definition

(Lat.) Above; upon.

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This definition of Supra is based on the The Cyclopedic Law Dictionary . This entry needs to be proofread.

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Concept of “Supra”

Traditional meaning of supra in English (with some legal use of this latin concept in England and the United States in the XIX Century) [1]: (in Latin) Above; over. Supra dictus: aforesaid. Supra protest: upon protest; see ACCEPTANCE.


Notes and References

  1. Based on A Concise Law Dictionary of Words, Phrases and Maxims, “Supra”, Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1911, United States. It is also called the Stimson’s Law dictionary. This term and/or definition may be absolete.

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