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British English: perjury /ˈpɜːdʒərɪ/ NOUN
If someone who is giving evidence in a court of law commits perjury, they lie.
- American English: perjury
- Arabic: الـحِنْثِ بِالْيَمِينِ
- Brazilian Portuguese: perjúrio
- Chinese: 伪证
- Croatian: krivokletstvo
- Czech: křivé svědectví
- Danish: mened
- Dutch: meineed
- European Spanish: perjurio
- Finnish: väärä vala
- French: parjure
- German: Meineid
- Greek: ψευδομαρτυρία
- Italian: falsa testimonianza
- Japanese: 偽証
- Korean: 위증죄
- Norwegian: mened
- Polish: krzywoprzysięstwo
- European Portuguese: perjúrio
- Romanian: sperjur
- Russian: лжесвидетельство
- Latin American Spanish: perjurio
- Swedish: mened
- Thai: การให้การเท็จ
- Turkish: yalancı şahitlik
- Ukrainian: неправдиве свідчення
- Vietnamese: sự khai man trước tòa
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