Ergo Definition and Legal Meaning

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

What is Ergo?

(air-go)conj. Latin for “therefore,” often used in legal writings. Its most famous use was in Cogito, ergo sum: “I think, therefore I am” principle by French philosopher Rene Descartes (1596-1650).