jus soli
noun Etymology: Latin, right of the soil Date: 1902 a rule that the citizenship of a child is determined by the place of its birth

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  • Jus soli — (Latin: right of the soil),[1] also known as birthright citizenship, is a right by which nationality or citizenship can be recognized to any individual born in the territory of the related state.[2] At the turn of the nineteenth century, nation… …   Wikipedia

  • Jus soli — (лат. Jus soli, юс соли, буквально «закон земли»)  юридический термин, закрепляющий право получения гражданства того или иного государства, практикующего юс соли, лицам, родившимся на территории этого государства, независимо от их… …   Википедия

  • jus soli — jus so·li / sō ˌlī, lē/ n [Latin, right of the soil]: a rule of law that a child s citizenship is determined by his or her place of birth see also amendment xiv to the constitution in the back matter Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam… …   Law dictionary

  • jus soli — [jus′ sō′lī΄] n. [L, right of land] a right which entitles one to citizenship of a nation in which one was born …   English World dictionary

  • Jus soli — ● Jus soli titre qui résulte du lieu de naissance et qui est pris en considération pour attribuer à un individu la nationalité d un État …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Jus soli — Ius Soli (auch ius soli, Jus Soli, lat. „Recht des Bodens“) bezeichnet das Prinzip, nach dem ein Staat seine Staatsbürgerschaft an alle Kinder verleiht, die auf seinem Staatsgebiet geboren werden. Es wird daher auch als „Geburtsorts oder… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • jus soli — noun the principle that a person s nationality at birth is determined by the place of birth • Topics: ↑law, ↑jurisprudence • Hypernyms: ↑legal principle, ↑judicial principle, ↑judicial doctrine * * * ˈjəsˈsōˌlī noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • Jus soli — Droit du sol Le droit du sol (ou jus soli dans sa version latine) est la règle de droit accordant la nationalité à une personne physique née sur un territoire national, indépendamment de la nationalité de ses parents. Sommaire 1 Historique 2… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • jus soli — /jus soh luy, lee/, Law. the principle that the country of citizenship of a child is determined by its country of birth. Cf. jus sanguinis. [1900 05; < L: right of soil (land)] * * * …   Universalium

  • jus soli — jus′ so′li [[t]ˈsoʊ laɪ, li[/t]] n. law the principle that the country of citizenship of a child is determined by its country of birth • Etymology: 1900–05; < L: right of soil (land) …   From formal English to slang

  • jus soli — /jas sowlay/ The law of the place of one s birth as contrasted with jus sanguinis, the law of the place of one s descent or parentage. The principle that a person s citizenship is determined by place of birth rather than by the citizenship of one …   Black's law dictionary

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