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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 Vietnamese thần học…
in Spanish teología…
in Thai วิชาว่าด้วยการศาสนา…
in Malaysian teologi…
in French théologie…
in German die Theologie…
in Chinese (Traditional) 神學,宗教信仰學, 宗教信仰…
in Indonesian theologi…
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…
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