What does repentant mean?

Definitions for repentant
rɪˈpɛn tnt, -ˈpɛn təntre·pen·tant

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. penitent, repentant(adj)

    feeling or expressing remorse for misdeeds

Wiktionary

  1. repentant(Adjective)

    Feeling or showing sorrow for wrongdoing.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Repentant(adj)

    penitent; sorry for sin

  2. Repentant(adj)

    expressing or showing sorrow for sin; as, repentant tears; repentant ashes

  3. Repentant(noun)

    one who repents, especially one who repents of sin; a penitent

  4. Origin: [F. repentant.]

How to pronounce repentant?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say repentant in sign language?

  1. repentant

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of repentant in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of repentant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of repentant in a Sentence

  1. Jeb Bush:

    Look, I think we could all use a lot of mercy in this world. And the pope is a loving person, and having absolution -- [allowing] the priest to give absolution is extraordinary, but I'm not surprised at all, i hope that we also focus on mercy for the unborn, the hundreds of thousands of babies that will die. I think we need to have a society that protects life from the beginning to end, and we should be a repentant society for sure. And mercy should be at the heart of everything we do.

  2. Imam Ali, Peak of Eloquence (Nahjul Balagha):

    The sin which makes you sad and repentant is more liked by Allah than the good deed which turns you arrogant.

  3. Pope Francis:

    Never forget that before us there is not the sin, but a repentant sinner ... a person who wishes to be accepted and forgiven.

Images & Illustrations of repentant

  1. repentant

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