In the civil law. Belonging to or connected with a court; forensic.Forcnsis homo, an advocate; a pleader of causes; one who practices in court. Calvin.In old Scotch law. A strange man or stranger; an out-dwelling man; an “unfreeman,”who dwells not within burgh.

More On This Topic

Link to This Definition
Did you find this definition of FORENSIS helpful? You can share it by copying the code below and adding it to your blog or web page.
Written and fact checked by The Law Dictionary