What does god-fearing mean?

Definitions for god-fearing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. devout, god-fearing(adj)

    deeply religious

    "a god-fearing and law-abiding people" H.L.Mencken


  1. God-fearing(Adjective)

    One who follows the precepts of a religious practice and respects and reveres God and His authority

    Margie married Bill, a good, God-fearing Christian.

Webster Dictionary

  1. God-fearing(adj)

    having a reverential and loving feeling towards God; religious


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of god-fearing in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of god-fearing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mercy McGee:

    There are not enough words to tell you what a loving and wonderful girl she was, she was God-fearing, deeply devoted to serving others and her country.

  2. Richard Sorter:

    Phyllis Sorter was taken in front of her house by three guys with machine guns, phyllis Sorter is one of the most God-fearing people in the world and all she wants is for everybody to have a good life and to be happy — and equality.

  3. Aristotle, unknown:

    A tyrant must put on the appearance of uncommon devotion to religion. Subjects are less apprehensive of illegal treatment from a ruler whom they consider god-fearing and pious. On the other hand, they do less easily move against him, believing that he has the gods on his side.

  4. Faith Hill:

    I actually had a pretty amazing childhood, i was adopted, if that’s what you’re referring to, but my family, my mom and my dad and my brothers, they are amazing, very stable, good Christian, God-fearing home, and a great small town of Star, Mississippi. I actually had a really stable childhood.

  5. Heidi Cruz:

    If you look at the people who have endorsed Ted Cruz for president, there is no doubt who the evangelical community is supporting. Bob Vander Plaats in Iowa, Steve King, James Dobson, there is such a long list of wonderful God-fearing Christian leaders in this country who have come behind this campaign.

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Translations for god-fearing

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • الخوف من اللهArabic

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