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Pronunciation of Jurisdiction: Learn how to pronounce Jurisdiction in English correctly

Learn how to say Jurisdiction correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word jurisdiction:

[mass noun]
the official power to make legal decisions and judgements:
the English court had no jurisdiction over the defendants
[count noun] a system of law courts; a judicature:
in some jurisdictions there is a mandatory death sentence for murder
[count noun] the territory or sphere of activity over which the legal authority of a court or other institution extends:
several different tax jurisdictions



Middle English: from Old French jurediction, from Latin jurisdictio(n-), from jus, jur- ‘law’ + dictio ‘saying’ (from dicere ‘say’)