- giving or enacting laws
- based on law
- of a science of general or universal laws
Origin of nomotheticClassical Greek nomothetikos from nomothet?s lawgiver from nomos, law (see -nomy) + tithenai, to make, do
- Of or relating to lawmaking; legislative.
- Of or relating to the study or discovery of general laws, as of nature or of human behavior.
Origin of nomotheticGreek nomothetikos nomos law ; see nem- in Indo-European roots. thetikos thetic ; see thetic .
From Ancient Greek Î½Î¿Î¼Î¿Î¸ÎµÏ„Î¹ÎºÏŒÏ‚ (nomothetikos).