et al.
et al. abbr [Latin et alia]and others

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

et al.
adverb and all, and everyone, and more of the same, and other parties, and other things, and others, and the rest

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


et al.
an abbreviation that may represent any of the following: et alibi ('and elsewhere'); et alia ('and other things'); et alios or et alii ('and other people').

Collins dictionary of law. . 2001.


et al.
(et-ahl Abbreviation for the Latin phrase "et alia," meaning "and others." This is commonly used in shortening the name of a court case, so that instead of listing all the plaintiffs or defendants, one of them will be listed followed by the term "et al."
Category: Small Claims Court & Lawsuits

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.


et al.
abbr. Latin And others; typically used in the caption of court documents following the first named party, to signify that more than one individual is aligned on one side of the case.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.


et al.
An abbreviated form of et alia, Latin for "and others." When affixed after the name of a person, et al. indicates that additional persons are acting in the same manner, such as several plaintiffs or grantors.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


et al.
An abbreviated form of et alia, Latin for "and others." When affixed after the name of a person, et al. indicates that additional persons are acting in the same manner, such as several plaintiffs or grantors.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

et al.
n.
   abbreviation for the Latin phrase et alii meaning "and others." This is commonly used in shortening the name of a case, as in "Pat Murgatroyd v. Sally Sherman, et al."

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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