- a member of a jury or jury panel
- a person taking an oath, as of allegiance
Origin of jurorMiddle English jurour ; from Anglo-French ; from Old French jureor ; from Classical Latin jurator, taker of an oath ; from jurare, to swear: see jury
- Law a. One who serves as a member of a jury.b. One who awaits or is called for service on a jury.
- One who serves on a deliberative body analogous to a jury.
Origin of jurorMiddle English jurour, from Anglo-Norman, from Latin i&umacron;r&amacron;tor, swearer, from i&umacron;r&amacron;re, to swear; see jury1.
- a member of a jury
juror - Legal Definition
An individual selected and sworn in to serve on a jury, deciding factual issues in a civil or criminal case.