What does fellowship mean?

Definitions for fellowship
ˈfɛl oʊˌʃɪpfel·low·ship

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word fellowship.

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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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. Michael Arad:

    The inspiration for this memorial draws on Mother Emanuel AME Church as a historic place and as a congregation, throughout its 200-year history, it has endured slavery, discrimination and racism. When worship and assembly were banned, the church resisted and provided a place of fellowship and sanctuary. The Emanuel Nine tragedy marks another dark moment for the church, though faith helped to heal and bring light into the darkness.

  2. Juan Manuel:

    This is a matter of humanity. This is a matter of being good to Mayor Juan Manuel Gastelum said.Gastelum countrymen and fellowship.

  3. Patrick Dempsey:

    The racing is definitely the most dominant side. It’s always been that way, it’s my real passion and love, i love the community, the challenge of it emotionally and spiritually. I think it’s really important and I really love the camaraderie and the fellowship within the paddock from everyone involved.

  4. Giuseppe Mazzini:

    Without country you have neither name, token, voice, nor rights, no admission as brothers into the fellowship of the Peoples. You are the bastards of Humanity. Soldiers without a banner, Israelites among the nations, you will find neither faith nor protection; none will be sureties for you. Do not beguile yourselves with the hope of emancipation from unjust social conditions if you do not first conquer a Country for yourselves.

  5. Matt Lockwood:

    Wayne State has taken no action to withdraw recognition from InterVarsity and the group remains welcome on our campus, nevertheless, InterVarsity continues to pursue litigation against the university forcing it to spend taxpayer dollars to defend the lawsuit. This is a case of the national organization trying to set a precedent. PASTOR WHO VOLUNTEERS AT FLORIDA MIGRANT SHELTER BLASTED BY DEMS SAYS CARE AT FACILITY IS PHENOMENAL Greg Jao, director of external relations at InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA, which has over 1,100 chapters in schools across the nation, said the group is on campus to serve Wayne State, Wayne State students, faculty, and local community. We invite Wayne State University to embrace a common-sense understanding of Wayne State University nondiscrimination policy.

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