Meaning of Justice Clerk in English:

Justice Clerk

Pronunciation /ˌdʒʌstɪs ˈklɑːk/


historical Scots Law
  • Originally: a clerk of a superior court presided over by a justice representing the monarch. Later: the principal clerk of the High Court of Justiciary, whose role developed into that of judge and further into that of vice-president.


Late Middle English. From justice + clerk.