Citizen Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Citizen, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Citizen?

Citizen is a responsible person who under the constitution of that country has voting rights and who have sworn loyalty to that country. Normally a person who have born in a certain country or whose parents were a resident of that country or that by fullfilling certain criteria have achieved a status giving him/her the right to be the citizen of that country are known to be so.