Definitions and translations for "legalism"

Definition of legalism

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1. The school of thought originating in ancient China during the Warring States period and officially adopted during the Qin dynasty advocating rule of law as key to ensuring social stability.
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English - English - legalism

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n. obsessive adherence to rules; pedantry; doctrine that salvation is gained through good works (Christianity)

English - Spanish - legalism

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s. legalismo, en forma legal, de acuerdo a la ley; legalismo gramatical

English - French - legalism

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n. légalisme, fait d'observer la loi religieuse de façon stricte; rigueur, observation obsessionnelle des règles; doctrine selon laquelle le salut est gagné par les bonnes actions (Christiannisme)

English - German - legalism

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n. Legalismus, Paragraphenreiterei, (fanatische) Gesetzlichkeit; Pedanterie

English - Italian - legalism

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s. legalismo; (Teol) moralità

English - Portuguese - legalism

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s. legalismo

English - Russian - legalism

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приверженность букве закона

English - Turkish - legalism

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i. yasalara saygı, kanunlara uyma

English - Ukrainian - legalism

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n. закон: відданість букві закону

English - Dutch - legalism

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zn. het overdreven in achtnemen van de wet

English - Greek - legalism

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(Lex**) τυπολατρία

English - Chinese - legalism

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(名) 守法主义; 法律术语

English - Chinese - legalism

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(名) 守法主義; 法律術語

English - Japanese - legalism

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(名) 律法主義; お役所的形式主義; 法律尊重主義; 善行によって救いが得られるという教え(キリスト教)
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