Definitions for denominationdɪˌnɒm əˈneɪ ʃən
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a group of religious congregations having its own organization and a distinctive faith
a class of one kind of unit in a system of numbers or measures or weights or money
"he flashed a fistful of bills of large denominations"
appellation, denomination, designation, appellative(noun)
identifying word or words by which someone or something is called and classified or distinguished from others
The act of naming or designating.
That by which anything is denominated or styled; an epithet; a name, designation, or title; especially, a general name indicating a class of like individuals; a category; as, the denomination of units, or of thousands, or of fourths, or of shillings, or of tons.
A class, or society of individuals, called by the same name; a sect; as, a denomination of Christians.
A unit in a series of units of weight, money, etc
Origin: From denominatus
the act of naming or designating
that by which anything is denominated or styled; an epithet; a name, designation, or title; especially, a general name indicating a class of like individuals; a category; as, the denomination of units, or of thousands, or of fourths, or of shillings, or of tons
a class, or society of individuals, called by the same name; a sect; as, a denomination of Christians
Denomination is a proper description of a currency amount, usually for coins or banknotes. Denominations may also be used with other means of payment like gift cards. For example, five euros is the denomination of a five euro note. See also Redenomination.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I don't believe anyone should be disqualified from the presidency because of their denomination or because of their faith. I believe in that strongly.
When you get into the ins and outs of every denomination you can be picking at each other till the end of times about things you shouldn't be worried about.
Where any one body of educated men, of whatever denomination, are condemned indiscriminately, there must be a deficiency of information, or...of something else.
This is a name linked with war and an aspect which was not previously known as the hieroglyphic (could not be) deciphered until now, 'The House of the Nine Sharpened Spears' is a denomination represented by the nine warriors in the walls of the tomb.
Methodist parishioners who believe the Bible is the word of God ought to demand that their denomination cut off any support to Duke, i think John Wesley would be turning over in his grave. This is certainly not the Methodism of John Wesley – a faith that was firmly founded on the Bible.
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- sekte, denominasieAfrikaans
- название, име, именуване, наричане, стойност, сектаBulgarian
- Bezeichnung, Benennung, Stückelung, KonfessionGerman
- όνομα, χαρακτηρισμός, αξία, θρήσκευμα, ονομασία, δόγμαGreek
- rahayksikkö, kirkkokunta, tunnustuskunta, nimeäminen, nimitys, denominaatio, uskontokunta, yksikkö, mittayksikkö, valuuttaFinnish
- désignation, dénominationFrench
- деноминация, наименование, называние, достоинство, секта, стоимость, вероисповедание, название, имя, именованиеRussian
- апоен, apoenSerbo-Croatian
- samfund, beteckning, namngivningSwedish
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