A vow (Lat. votum, vow, promise; see vote) is a promise or oath.

Read more about Vow:  Marriage Vows, Divine Vows

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Divine Vows
... Within the world of monks and nuns, a vow is sometimes a transaction between a person and a deity, where the former promises to render some service or gift, or devotes something valuable to ... The vow is a kind of oath, with the deity being both the witness and recipient of the promise ... For example, see the Book of Judges or the Bodhisattva vows ...
Battles Of La Naval De Manila - Aftermath
... The victorious armada returned once again to Manila to fulfill their vow of walking barefooted to the shrine of Our Lady of the Rosary in Santo Domingo church in Intramuros ... squadron with other demonstrations in fulfillment of the vow made to the Virgin of the Rosary ... Manila, after convening a council, made a new vow to celebrate the solemnity of the naval victories every year ...
Cruciatus - U - (Unbreakable Vow)
... Description Causes a vow taken by a witch or wizard to be inviolable if he or she should break it, the consequence is death ... fire binding the clasped hands of the people taking the Vow the fire shoots out as a tongue of flame from the wand of the Binder (a witness to the Vow) every time the ... Weasely, the spell causes death to anyone who breaks the vow ...
Simple Vow
... In Roman Catholic canon law, a simple vow is any vow, public or private, individual or collective, concerned with an action or with abstaining from an action, if that vow has not been recognized by ... Even a vow accepted by a legitimate superior in the name of the Church (the definition of a "public vow") is a simple vow if the Church has not granted it recognition as a ... on the distinction between solemn and simple vows and on its former juridical effects, see the article solemn vow ...
Liberate The South - Lyrics - English Lyrics
... Arise! Ye heroic people of the South Arise! Charge through storms We vow to save the homeland, we vow to give our lives With swords and guns in hand, charge! The nation's ...

Famous quotes containing the word vow:

    If I do vow a friendship, I’ll perform it
    To the last article.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    Love is free; to promise for ever to love the same woman is not less absurd than to promise to believe the same creed; such a vow in both cases excludes us from all inquiry.
    Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792–1822)

    If you make a vow to the LORD your God, do not postpone fulfilling it; for the LORD your God will surely require it of you, and you would incur guilt.
    Bible: Hebrew, Deuteronomy 23:21.