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Etymology of the English word paralegal

the English word paralegal
derived from the English word legal
derived from the Old French word legal
derived from the Latin word legalis (legal, of, concerned with law)
derived from the Latin word lex (law; motion, bill; word)
derived from the Proto-Indo-European root *leg- (to collect, to speak)
derived from the English word para-

Usage

Word found in Modern English



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