ETYM Late Lat. affidavit he has made oath, perfect tense of affidare. Related to Affiance, Affy.
A sworn statement in writing; a declaration in writing, signed and made upon oath before an authorized magistrate.
Written statement made on oath.
Legal document, used in court applications and proceedings, in which a person swears that certain facts are true.
Written declaration made under oath; a written statement sworn to be true before someone legally authorized to administer an oath