Translation of "oath" - English-German dictionary


noun /əuθ/ (plural oaths /ouθs ouðz/)

a solemn promise

der Eid
He swore an oath to support the king.

a word or phrase used when swearing

der Schwur
curses and oaths.
on/under oath

having sworn an oath to tell the truth in a court of law

unter Eid
The witness is on/under oath.

(Translation of “oath” from the PASSWORD English–German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)