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religion

synonym (synonym of religion)

  • (noun)
    Piety is primarily filial duty, as of children to parents, and hence, in its highest sense, a loving obedience and service to God as the Heavenly Fath more.. (noun)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    a strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.group)
    an institution to express belief in a divine power (noun.group)
     

hypernym (religion IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny (noun.cognition)
    according to Christian ethics: one of the three virtues (faith, hope, and charity) created by God to round out the natural virtues (noun.attribute)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    any cognitive content held as true (noun.cognition)
     
  • an institution to express belief in a divine power (noun.group)
    an organization founded and united for a specific purpose (noun.group)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF religion relation)

  • a strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny (noun.cognition)
    the religious belief that God cannot be known but is completely `other' and must be described in negative terms (in terms of what God is not) (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    the religious belief that God has given enough clues to be known to humans positively and affirmatively (e.g., God created Adam `in his own image') (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    the religious belief that between creature and creator no similarity can be found so great but that the dissimilarity is always greater; any analogy b more.. (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    a system of religious beliefs and rituals (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    a religion or sect that is generally considered to be unorthodox, extremist, or false (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    religion appropriate to a church and to ecclesiastical principles and practices (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    a religion based on mystical communion with an ultimate reality (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    a system of religion that deifies and worships natural forces and phenomena (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    a religion founded primarily on the revelations of God to humankind (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    the doctrine or belief in the existence of a God or gods (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    any of various religions other than Christianity or Judaism or Islamism (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    a monotheistic system of beliefs and practices based on the Old Testament and the teachings of Jesus as embodied in the New Testament and emphasizing more.. (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    a body of religious and philosophical beliefs and cultural practices native to India and based on a caste system; it is characterized by a belief in r more.. (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    the religious beliefs of ancient India as prescribed in the sacred Vedas and Brahmanas and Upanishads (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    religion founded in the 6th century BC as a revolt against Hinduism; emphasizes asceticism and immortality and transmigration of the soul; denies exis more.. (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    the doctrines of a monotheistic religion founded in northern India in the 16th century by Guru Nanak and combining elements of Hinduism and Islam (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    the teaching of Buddha that life is permeated with suffering caused by desire, that suffering ceases when desire ceases, and that enlightenment obtain more.. (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    popular Chinese philosophical system based in teachings of Lao-tzu but characterized by a pantheism of many gods and the practices of alchemy and divi more.. (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    the ancient indigenous religion of Japan lacking formal dogma; characterized by a veneration of nature spirits and of ancestors (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    a religion founded by Manes in the third century; a synthesis of Zoroastrian dualism between light and dark and Babylonian folklore and Buddhist ethic more.. (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    ancient Persian religion; popular among Romans during first three centuries a.d. (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    system of religion founded in Persia in the 6th century BC by Zoroaster; set forth in the Zend-Avesta; based on concept of struggle between light (goo more.. (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    a religion founded in Iran in 1863; emphasizes the spiritual unity of all humankind; incorporates Christian and Islamic tenets; many adherents live in more.. (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    an animistic religion of northern Asia having the belief that the mediation between the visible and the spirit worlds is effected by shamans (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    any animistic religion similar to Asian shamanism (especially as practiced by certain Native American tribes) (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    the polytheistic nature religion of modern witchcraft whose central deity is a mother goddess; claims origins in pre-Christian pagan religions of west more.. (noun.cognition)
     
  • an institution to express belief in a divine power (noun.group)
    one of the groups of Christians who have their own beliefs and forms of worship (noun.group)
     
  • (noun.group)
    Jews collectively who practice a religion based on the Torah and the Talmud (noun.group)
     
  • (noun.group)
    religion adhering to the teaching of Lao-tzu (noun.group)
     
  • (noun.group)
    the group of initiated Sikhs to which devout orthodox Sikhs are ritually admitted at puberty; founded by the tenth and last Guru in 1699 (noun.group)
     
  • (noun.group)
    a new religion founded by L. Ron Hubbard in 1955 and characterized by a belief in the power of a person's spirit to clear itself of past painful exper more.. (noun.group)
     
  • (noun.group)
    the native religion and former ethnic cult of Japan (noun.group)
     
  • (noun.group)
    the church that is recognized as the official church of a nation (noun.group)
     
  • (noun.group)
    a subdivision of a larger religious group (noun.group)
     

derivation (.... is derived from religion)

  • a strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny (noun.cognition)
    a person addicted to religion or a religious zealot (noun.person)
     
  • (adj.all)
    having or showing belief in and reverence for a deity (adj.all)
     
  • an institution to express belief in a divine power (noun.group)
    concerned with sacred matters or religion or the church (adj.all)
     

domain member category (.... is a member category of religion domain)

  • a strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny (noun.cognition)
    the act of persecuting (especially on the basis of race or religion) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the rite of staying awake for devotional purposes (especially on the eve of a religious festival) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (religion) sanctification of something by setting it apart (usually with religious rites) as dedicated to God (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    abstaining from sexual relations (as because of religious vows) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    official recognition of the right of individuals to hold dissenting opinions (especially in religion) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    adherence to tradition (especially in cultural or religious matters) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a container for burning incense (especially one that is swung on a chain in a religious ritual) (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a courtyard with covered walks (as in religious institutions) (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a distinctive attire worn by a member of a religious order (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.attribute)
    the quality of being orthodox (especially in religion) (noun.attribute)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    (religion) the world of the dead (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    (religion) contemplation of spiritual matters (usually on religious or philosophical subjects) (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    (religion) a solemn declaration that serves the same purpose as an oath (if an oath is objectionable to the person on religious or ethical grounds) (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    the restatement of a message (as a religious one) in rational terms (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.person)
    (Judeo-Christian and Islamic religions) chief spirit of evil and adversary of God; tempter of mankind; master of Hell (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a male person who is a fellow member (of a fraternity or religion or other group) (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.person)
    someone who conforms to established standards of conduct (especially in religious matters) (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a person who is broad-minded and tolerant (especially in standards of religious belief and conduct) (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a spirit believed to inhabit an object or preside over a place (especially in ancient Roman religion) (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.time)
    the period during which you are a novice (especially in a religious order) (noun.time)
     
  • (verb.change)
    suffer spiritual death; be damned (in the religious sense) (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.cognition)
    follow a credo; have a faith; be a believer (verb.cognition)
     
  • (verb.cognition)
    hold a false or unorthodox belief (verb.cognition)
     
  • (verb.emotion)
    show devotion to (a deity) (verb.emotion)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    be born anew in another body after death (verb.stative)
     
  • (adj.all)
    unwilling to accept authority or dogma (especially in religion) (adj.all)
     
  • (adj.all)
    ritually clean or pure (adj.all)
     
  • (adj.all)
    having a physical or moral blemish so as to make impure according to dietary or ceremonial laws (adj.all)
     
  • (adj.all)
    adhering to established customs or doctrines (especially in religion) (adj.all)
     
  • (adj.all)
    (used of certain religious orders) barefoot or wearing only sandals (adj.all)
     
  • (adj.pert)
    concerned with or characterized by rigorous adherence to recognized forms (especially in religion or art) (adj.pert)
     
  • (adj.pert)
    relating to or characteristic of Christianity (adj.pert)
     
  • (adj.pert)
    of or relating to Protestants or Protestantism (adj.pert)
     
  • (adj.pert)
    of or relating to or characteristic of Calvinism or its adherents (adj.pert)
     
  • (adj.pert)
    of or pertaining to or characteristic of Judaism (adj.pert)
     
  • (adj.pert)
    of or relating to or characteristic of the Eastern Orthodox Church (adj.pert)
     
  • (adj.pert)
    of or pertaining to or characteristic of the Anglican church (adj.pert)
     
  • (adj.pert)
    of or pertaining to or characteristic of a Congregational church (adj.pert)
     
  • (adj.pert)
    of or pertaining to or characteristic of the Episcopal church (adj.pert)
     
  • (adj.pert)
    of or relating to or characterizing revivalism (adj.pert)
     
  • (adj.pert)
    of or pertaining to or characteristic of the branch of the Protestant Church adhering to the views of Luther (adj.pert)
     
  • (adj.pert)
    of or pertaining to or characteristic of the branch of Protestantism adhering to the views of Wesley (adj.pert)
     
  • (adj.pert)
    of or pertaining to or characteristic of the Mormon Church (adj.pert)
     
  • (adj.pert)
    of or relating to or characterizing Unitarianism (adj.pert)
     
  • (adj.pert)
    of or relating to a catechism summarizing the principles of Christianity (adj.pert)
     
  • an institution to express belief in a divine power (noun.group)
    declare (a dead person) to be a saint (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    expel through adjuration or prayers (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.social)
    administer the rite of confirmation to (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    enter into a covenant (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    save from sins (verb.social)
     
synonym antonym hypernym hyponym derivation domain member category devotion godliness morality faith religious belief organized religion atheism godlessness irreligion sacrilege ungodliness blasphemy supernatural virtue theological virtue belief establishment institution apophatism cataphatism analogy doctrine of analogy cult cultus religionist religious spiritual persecution vigil consecration celibacy toleration

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