Last name origin & meaning:
English: nickname for a fair-minded man, from Middle English, Old
French justice ‘justice’, ‘equity’, Latin iustitia, a
derivative of iustus (see Just). It may also have been
an occupational name for a judge, since this metonymic use of the word
is attested from as early as the 12th century.
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