前缀af-同ad-, 去，往。词根fid, 信任，见faith.
- affidavit (n.)
- 1590s, from Medieval Latin affidavit, literally "he has stated on oath," third person singular perfective of affidare "to trust," from Latin ad- "to" (see ad-) + fidare "to trust," from fidus "faithful," from the same root as fides "faith" (see faith). So called from being the first word of sworn statements.
- 1. I gave an affidavit to the judge about the accident I witnessed.
- 2. The affidavit was formally read to the court.
- 3. The lawyer invited his client to subscribe the affidavit.
- 4. My application includes an affidavit of financial support signed by my uncle.
- 5. The lawyer has to file an affidavit with the court.
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