What is swear out?

  • (verb): Deliver a warrant or summons to someone.
    Synonyms: serve, process

Some articles on swear:

Nahj Al-Balagha - Sermons
... al-Muttalib (uncle of Muhammad) and Abu Sufyan came to Ali to swear allegiance, he advised them in this sermon ... Did he not swear oath of allegiance to me after the death of Uthman Ibn Affan…" The sermon also contains a prophecy on the future of the Islamic World, "Reme ... I swear by Allah that this group (Umayyads) will defeat you, not because they are defending justice or protecting the truth, but simply because they implicitly and willingly obey their leader ...
Benigno Aquino III - Presidency
... President and Vice President, however, Aquino refused to allow Chief Justice Renato Corona to swear him into office, due to Aquino's opposition to the midnight appointment of ... Philippines Conchita Carpio-Morales, who opposed the midnight appointment of Corona, to swear him into office ... who officially accepted Aquino's request to swear him into office, reminiscent of the decision of his mother, who in 1986, was sworn into the presidency by Associate Justice Claudio Teehankee ...

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