Definitions and translations for "apostasy"

Definition of apostasy

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Noun
1. The renunciation of a belief or set of beliefs.
2. Specifically, the renunciation of one's religion or faith.
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English - English - apostasy

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n. heresy; disloyalty

English - Spanish - apostasy

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s. apostasía, abjuración, abandono de la religión que uno profesa

English - French - apostasy

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n. apostasie; trahison

English - German - apostasy

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n. Apostasie; Abfall vom Glauben

English - Indonesian - apostasy

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n. ridah, kemurtadan

English - Italian - apostasy

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s. apostasia, eresia, ripudio della propria fede religiosa

English - Polish - apostasy

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n. odstępstwo, odszczepieństwo, apostazja

English - Portuguese - apostasy

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s. apostasia, abjuração, abandono de uma fé

English - Romanian - apostasy

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n. apostazie

English - Russian - apostasy

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с. отступничество, измена, ренегатство, вероотступничество

English - Turkish - apostasy

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i. dönme (inancından), döneklik

English - Ukrainian - apostasy

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n. відступництво, віровідступництво, зрада, ренегатство

English - Dutch - apostasy

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zn. afvalligheid

English - Greek - apostasy

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ουσ. αποστασία

English - Arabic - apostasy

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‏رده، إرتداد‏

English - Chinese - apostasy

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(名) 变节; 脱党; 背教

English - Chinese - apostasy

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(名) 變節; 脫黨; 背教

English - Hindi - apostasy

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n. स्वधर्मत्याग

English - Japanese - apostasy

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(名) 背教; 離党; 変節

English - Korean - apostasy

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명. 배교

English - Vietnamese - apostasy

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n. sự bỏ đảng, bỏ tôn giáo, sự bội giáo, sự bỏ đạo
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Synonyms for apostasy
desertion: defection, withdrawal, abandonment, falseness, tergiversation