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Russian translation of “tenet”

tenet

noun [C]     /ˈtenɪt/
a principle or belief of a theory or religion
догмат
one of the basic tenets of IslamPhilosophyOpinions, beliefs and points of viewRules and lawsReligious beliefs and atheistic beliefs
(Definition of tenet noun from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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