Hindi translation of 'common law'
1. uncountable noun
Common law is the system of law which is based on judges' decisions and on custom rather than on written laws.
सामान्य विधि nf
2. adjective before noun
A common law relationship is regarded as a marriage because it has lasted a long time, although no official marriage contract has been signed.
...his common law wife.
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Example Sentences Including 'common law'
Like royalty, they've always acted as though they were above the common law ; this in both their private and their corporate dealings.GALILEE (2001)
Until then nothing about it was to be found on the statute-books, nor was it recognized by common law.A Song at Twilight
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'common law' in Other Languages
- Brazilian Portuguese: lei consuetudinária
- Chinese: 习惯法
- European Spanish: derecho consuetudinario
- French: droit coutumier
- German: Gewohnheitsrecht
- Italian: diritto consuetudinario
- Japanese: 慣習法
- Korean: 관습법
- Portuguese: direito consuetudinário
- Spanish: derecho consuetudinario
Translation of common law from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary