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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
an authoritative formulated statement of the chief articles of Christian belief.
an accepted system of religious or other belief.
Origin of creed:
bef. 1000; ME crede, OE crēda < L crēdō I believe; see credo
any system of principles or beliefs
religious doctrine, church doctrine, gospel, creed(noun)
the written body of teachings of a religious group that are generally accepted by that group
That which is believed; accepted doctrine, especially religious; a particular set of beliefs; any summary of principles or opinions professed or adhered to.
A reading or statement of belief that summarizes the faith it represents; a definite summary of what is believed; a confession of faith for public use; esp., one which is brief and comprehensive.
The fact of believing; belief, faith.
To believe; to credit.
Origin: From credo, crede, creda, from credo, from credere; akin to Old Irish cretim, and Sanskrit रद्दध्मि; crat + dh.
a definite summary of what is believed; esp., a summary of the articles of Christian faith; a confession of faith for public use; esp., one which is brief and comprehensive
any summary of principles or opinions professed or adhered to
to believe; to credit
A creed is a statement of belief, in particular a statement of faith that describes the beliefs shared by a religious community. Religious creeds are not intended to be comprehensive, but to be a summary of core beliefs. The term "creed" can also refer to a person's political or social beliefs, or is sometimes used to mean religious affiliation. One of the most widely used creeds in Christianity is the Nicene Creed, first formulated in AD 325 at the First Council of Nicaea. It was based on Christian understanding of the Canonical Gospels, the letters of the New Testament and to a lesser extent the Old Testament. Affirmation of this creed, which describes the Trinity, is generally taken as a fundamental test of orthodoxy for most Christian denominations. The Apostles' Creed is also broadly accepted. Some Christian denominations and other groups have rejected the authority of those creeds. Muslims declare the shahada, or testimony: "I bear witness that there is no god but God, and I bear witness that Muhammad is God's messenger." Whether Judaism is creedal has been a point of some controversy. Although some say Judaism is noncreedal in nature, others say it recognizes a single creed, the Shema Yisrael, which begins: "Hear, O Israel: the LORD our God, the LORD is one."
The Roycroft Dictionary
A metaphor with ankylosis--a figure of speech frozen stiff with fright.
Translations for creed
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
(a short statement of) one's (especially religious) beliefs.
- geloof, geloofsbelydenis, geloofsformulierAfrikaans
- عَقيدَه، مَذْهَبArabic
- credoPortuguese (BR)
- víra, vyznání víryCzech
- das GlaubensbekenntnisGerman
- tro; overbevisning; livsopfattelseDanish
- עִיקָרֵי אֱמוּנָהHebrew
- धर्म मत, स्वीकृत मतHindi
- (apostoli) hitvallásHungarian
- 교리, 신조Korean
- tikėjimas, pažiūrosLithuanian
- ticība; pārliecība; kredoLatvian
- wyznanie wiaryPolish
- vyznanie vierySlovak
- ข้อบัญญัติทางศาสนา; หลักความเชื่อThai
- dinsel inançlar, itikatTurkish
- 信條，教條Chinese (Trad.)
- переконання, віровченняUkrainian
- عقائد، مذهب، مسلکUrdu
- tín ngưỡngVietnamese
- 信条，教义Chinese (Simp.)
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