DICT.TW Dictionary Taiwan

Search for:
[Show options]
[Pronunciation] [Help] [Database Info] [Server Info]

3 definitions found

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 Chris·tian·i·ty /ˌkrɪsʧiˈænəti, ˌkrɪʃ, ˈʧænə, ˌkrɪstiˈæ-/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Chris·tian·i·ty n.
 1. The religion of Christians; the system of doctrines and precepts taught by Christ.
 2. Practical conformity of one's inward and outward life to the spirit of the Christian religion
 3. The body of Christian believers. [Obs.]
 To Walys fled the christianitee
 Of olde Britons.   --Chaucer.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: 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 the role of Jesus as
           savior [syn: Christian religion]
      2: the collective body of Christians throughout the world and
         history (found predominantly in Europe and the Americas
         and Australia); "for a thousand years the Roman Catholic
         Church was the principal church of Christendom" [syn: Christendom]