A formal agreement between individuals or nations, promising commitment to each other’s interests. Israel was forbidden to enter into such agreements with other nations in the promised land.
Treaties between individuals
Treaties between individuals acting on behalf of their nation
Treaties between cities or nations
Treaties entered into should be honoured
Eze 17:15-18 See also Jer 34:8-20; Da 11:22-24 “he will act deceitfully” (verse 23), is a reference to Antiochus Epiphanes (of the Seleucid dynasty) who reneged on the friendship shown to Egypt; Hos 10:4; Am 1:9-10; Gal 3:15
Israel forbidden to enter into treaties with other nations in the promised land