vos, opposed to ego below. religiose, according to your oath. religionem veritatemque:here, feeling of obligation and regard for the truth.Notice that the Latin, having a comparatively poor vocabulary, is obliged to use one word for all the phrases or sides of an idea; hence such a word as veritas may mean truth (abstractly), a truth (concretely), the truth (generally), regard for truth, or truthful conduct. judicium, etc., i.e. the court will be found wanting,—not a suitable defendant or a zealous prosecutor.
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