oath of allegiance


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oath of allegiance

an oath to be faithful and bear true allegiance to the Crown (see NATURALIZATION).
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But you also say that our oath of allegiance is a conditional matter, and to that I reply: 'You are my best friend, as you know, but if you formed a secret society and began working against the government- be it what it may- I know it is my duty to obey the government.
Rapidly the fever spread from one tribe to another until representatives from nations so far distant that the Sarians had never even heard of them came in to take the oath of allegiance which we required, and to learn the art of making the new weapons and using them.
I looked inquiringly toward Ajor, who explained as best she could that this was the form of the Caspakian oath of allegiance.
I am a royalist," replied the general; "I have taken the oath of allegiance to Louis XVIII.
A devoted Catholic, he took a part which must have been revolting to himself in the torturing and burning of Protestants; but his absolute loyalty to conscience showed itself to better purpose when in the almost inevitable reverse of fortune he chose harsh imprisonment and death rather than to take the formal oath of allegiance to the king in opposition to the Pope.
The oath of allegiance is tendered to him; he must either subscribe or stretch out his neck to the executioner; the fool takes the latter course, the coward subscribes, the wise man strikes a last blow for liberty--in his own heart.
All of them swear an oath of allegiance and pay homage to Her Majesty.
30, 2009, she took her oath of allegiance to the Republic of the Philippines and filed her certificate of candidacy (COC) the following day.
The High Tribunal said the CA did not err when it ruled that Tan must have first taken her Oath of Allegiance before she can validly register as a voter.
The then-president Gen (retd) Pervez Musharraf, after imposing a state of emergency and suspending the Constitution on Nov 3, 2007, had issued a PCO under which judges swore a new oath of allegiance.
Former president Gen (retd) Pervez Musharraf, after imposing the emergency and suspending the Constitution on November 3, 2007, had issued a PCO under which judges had taken a new oath of allegiance.
President Kenyatta, accompanied by his deputy William Ruto, will be expected at the 60,000-seater stadium after 10am and will both take the oath of allegiance, and the oath of due execution of office, before signing them.