Medieval Latin iūstitiāriafromfeminine ofiūstitiāriusof the administration of justicefrom Latin iūstitiajusticejustice
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Justiciary Sentence Examples
She, however, made them her enemies by delivering up the office of justiciary of London and the sheriffwick to her partisan Geoffrey, earl of Essex, and attempting to reduce the citizens to the enslaved condition of the rest of the country.
In legislative and justiciary acts the Latin names are still retained.
In 1752 he was appointed a judge in the court of session under the title of Lord Kames, and in 1763 he was made one of the lords of justiciary.