Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “theology”

See all translations

theology

noun uk   /θiˈɒl.ə.dʒi/ us    /-ˈɑː.lə-/
[U] the study of religion and religious belief [C or U] a set of beliefs about a particular religion
Translations of “theology”
in Spanish teología…
in French théologie…
in German die Theologie…
in Chinese (Traditional) 神學,宗教信仰學, 宗教信仰…
in Russian теология…
in Turkish ilâhiyat, din bilimi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 神学,宗教信仰学, 宗教信仰…
in Polish teologia…
(Definition of theology from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of theology?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More meanings of “theology”

Definitions of “theology” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

piglet

a baby pig

Word of the Day

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Read More 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Read More