a solemn statement made under oath
an assertion offering firsthand authentication of a fact
"according to his own testimony he can't do it"
something that serves as evidence
"his effort was testimony to his devotion"
statements made by a witness in court.
An account of first-hand experience.
In a church service, a personal account, such as of one's conversion.
Origin: From testimonium, from testis; see test.
a solemn declaration or affirmation made for the purpose of establishing or proving some fact
affirmation; declaration; as, these doctrines are supported by the uniform testimony of the fathers; the belief of past facts must depend on the evidence of human testimony, or the testimony of historians
open attestation; profession
witness; evidence; proof of some fact
the two tables of the law
hence, the whole divine revelation; the sacre/ Scriptures
to witness; to attest; to prove by testimony
In law and in religion, testimony is a solemn attestation as to the truth of a matter.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
tes′ti-mō-ni, n. evidence: declaration to prove some fact: proof: (B.) the two tables of the law: the whole divine revelation.—v.t. (Shak.) to witness.—adj. Testimō′nial, containing testimony.—n. a writing or certificate bearing testimony to one's character or abilities: a sum of money raised by subscription and presented in any form to a person as a token of respect.—v.t. Testimō′nialise, to present with a testimonial. [L. testimonium—testāri, to witness.]
The numerical value of Testimony in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of Testimony in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
What a beautiful testimony to their profession.
The true story came out from the grand jury testimony.
Michael Kirby father said various things about Michael Kirby testimony.
There can be no testimony without a test and no victory without a challenge
Her testimony was crucial, it is the piece of information that helped them get to Abaaoud.
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Translations for Testimony
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- δήλωση, κατάθεση, μαρτυρίαGreek
- گواهی, شهادتPersian
- todistajanlausunto, todistusFinnish
- témoin, témoignageFrench
- fianaisScottish Gaelic
- ցուցմունք, վկայությունArmenian
- declarație, depoziție, depoziție scrisăRomanian
- свидетельство, показаниеRussian
- výpoveď, svedectvoSlovak
- şahitlik, tanıklıkTurkish
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