What does Fellowship mean?

Definitions for Fellowship
ˈfɛl oʊˌʃɪpFel·low·ship

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. family, fellowship(noun)

    an association of people who share common beliefs or activities

    "the message was addressed not just to employees but to every member of the company family"; "the church welcomed new members into its fellowship"

  2. company, companionship, fellowship, society(noun)

    the state of being with someone

    "he missed their company"; "he enjoyed the society of his friends"

  3. fellowship(noun)

    money granted (by a university or foundation or other agency) for advanced study or research

Wiktionary

  1. fellowship(Noun)

    A company of people that shares the same interest or aim.

  2. fellowship(Noun)

    A feeling of friendship, relatedness or connection between people.

  3. fellowship(Noun)

    A merit-based scholarship.

  4. fellowship(Noun)

    A temporary position at an academic institution with limited teaching duties and ample time for research; this may also be called a postdoc.

  5. fellowship(Noun)

    A period of supervised, sub-specialty medical training in the United States and Canada that a physician may undertake after completing a specialty training program or residency.

  6. fellowship(Noun)

    Spiritual communion with a divine being.

    The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ and the love of God and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all. (2 Corinthians 13:14, ESV))

  7. fellowship(Verb)

    To admit to fellowship, enter into fellowship with; to make feel welcome by showing friendship or building a cordial relationship. Now only in religious use.

  8. fellowship(Verb)

    To join in fellowship; to associate with. Now only in religious use, and chiefly U.S.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fellowship(noun)

    the state or relation of being or associate

    Etymology: [Fellow + -ship.]

  2. Fellowship(noun)

    companionship of persons on equal and friendly terms; frequent and familiar intercourse

    Etymology: [Fellow + -ship.]

  3. Fellowship(noun)

    a state of being together; companionship; partnership; association; hence, confederation; joint interest

    Etymology: [Fellow + -ship.]

  4. Fellowship(noun)

    those associated with one, as in a family, or a society; a company

    Etymology: [Fellow + -ship.]

  5. Fellowship(noun)

    a foundation for the maintenance, on certain conditions, of a scholar called a fellow, who usually resides at the university

    Etymology: [Fellow + -ship.]

  6. Fellowship(noun)

    the rule for dividing profit and loss among partners; -- called also partnership, company, and distributive proportion

    Etymology: [Fellow + -ship.]

  7. Fellowship(verb)

    to acknowledge as of good standing, or in communion according to standards of faith and practice; to admit to Christian fellowship

    Etymology: [Fellow + -ship.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Fellowship

    a collegiate term for a status in many universities which entitles the holder (a Fellow) to a share in their revenues, and in some cases to certain privileges as regards apartments and meals in the college, as also to a certain share in the government; formerly Fellowships were usually life appointments, but are now generally for a prescribed number of years, or are held during a term of special research; the old restrictions of celibacy and religious conformity have been relaxed.

How to pronounce Fellowship?

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    Karen
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How to say Fellowship in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Fellowship in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Fellowship in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Fellowship in a Sentence

  1. President Barack Obama:

    Michelle and I know several members of the Emanuel AME church, we knew their pastor, Rev. Clementa Pinckney who, along with eight others, gathered in prayer and fellowship and was murdered last night. And to say our thoughts and prayers are with them and their families and their community doesn't say enough to convey the heartache and sadness and the anger that we feel.

  2. Tamlynn Yoder:

    (Christ Fellowship) said a couple of the church families came together for me.

  3. William Wycherley:

    Good fellowship and friendship are lasting, rational and manly pleasures.

  4. Dan Gilbert:

    The decision to support the Venture for America Fellowship program was a no brainer, it’s exactly what cities like Detroit and Cleveland need to continue to thrive.

  5. Giuseppe Mazzini:

    A Country is not a mere territory; the particular territory is only its foundation. The Country is the idea which rises upon that foundation; it is the sentiment of love, the sense of fellowship which binds together all the sons of that territory.

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