A solemn declaration or affirmation made for the purpose of establishing or proving some fact.
- A declaration by a witness under oath, as that given before a court or deliberative body.
- All such declarations, spoken or written, offered in a legal case or deliberative hearing.
- Evidence in support of a fact or assertion; proof.
- A public declaration regarding a religious experience.
- The stone tablets inscribed with the Law of Moses.
- The ark containing these tablets.