jurat definition

  • noun:
    • A certification on an affidavit declaring when, where, and before whom it was sworn.
    • The written statement by a notary public that he / she has actually administered and witnessed an oath or affirmation.
    • The written declaration of somebody who he/she features announced an oath or affirmation.
    • A municipal authoritative within the Cinque Ports or perhaps in particular French cities.
    • A life magistrate.
    • A person under oath; particularly, an officer of the nature of an alderman, in certain municipal corporations in England.
    • The memorandum or certificate at the conclusion of an asffidavit, or a bill or answer in chancery, showing when, before whom, and (in English rehearse), where, it was sworn or affirmed.
    • A sworn officer; a magistrate; a part of a permanent jury.
    • in-law, the state memorandum subscribed at the end of an affidavit, showing the time whenever and individual before who it was sworn.

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