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theologynoun

uk   /θiˈɒl.ə.dʒi/ us   /θiˈɑː.lə.dʒi/
[C or U] a set of beliefs about a particular religion
(Definition of theology from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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theologynoun

us   /θiˈɑl·ə·dʒi/
the study of religion and religious belief, or a set of beliefs about a particular religion
theological
adjective us   /ˌθi·əˈlɑdʒ·ɪ·kəl/
The minister had attended the Princeton Theological Seminary.
(Definition of theology from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “theology”
in Vietnamese thần học…
in Spanish teología…
in Malaysian teologi…
in Thai วิชาว่าด้วยการศาสนา…
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 Indonesian theologi…
in Polish teologia…
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