Definitions and translations for "neophyte"

Definition of neophyte

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1. A beginner; a person who is new to a subject, skill, or belief.
2. A novice (recent convert), a new convert or proselyte, a new monk.
3. A name given by the early Christians, and still given by the Roman Catholics, to those who have recently embraced the Christian faith, and been admitted to baptism, especially those converts from heathenism or Judaism.
4. A plant species recently introduced to an area (in contrast to archaeophyte, a long-established introduced species).
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English - English - neophyte

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n. beginner, novice; newcomer; beginning priest; new religious convert
n. neophyte; beginner, novice; new religious convert

English - Spanish - neophyte

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s. novicio, aficionado

English - French - neophyte

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n. néophite (nouveau)

English - German - neophyte

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n. Anfänger, Neuling; Neubekehrter, Neugetaufter, Novize

English - Indonesian - neophyte

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n. baru: orang baru, bibit

English - Italian - neophyte

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s. neofita, proselita, nuovo convertito ad una dottrina

English - Polish - neophyte

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n. neofita, nowochrzczeniec

English - Portuguese - neophyte

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s. neófito (iniciante; recém-batizado; recém-convertido; noviço, padre iniciante)

English - Romanian - neophyte

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n. neofit, novice

English - Russian - neophyte

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с. неофит, новичок

English - Turkish - neophyte

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i. yeni girmiş kimse, acemi

English - Ukrainian - neophyte

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n. неофіт, новонавернений, новак, перехрест

English - Dutch - neophyte

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zn. neofiet, pas gewijd priester; pas begonnen priester

English - Greek - neophyte

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επίθ. νεόφυτος, νεοφώτιστος

English - Arabic - neophyte

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‏المعتنق الجديد، كاهن كاثوليكي‏

English - Chinese - neophyte

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(名) 新入教者, 新信徒

English - Chinese - neophyte

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(名) 新入教者, 新信徒

English - Hindi - neophyte

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n. निओफ़ीट, नौसिखिया, नवसिखुआ, नवछात्रा

English - Japanese - neophyte

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(名) 新改宗者; 初学者

English - Korean - neophyte

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명. 신개종자

English - Vietnamese - neophyte

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n. tân tín đồ, tân giáo hửu, tân đảng viên, người mới xuất thân
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Synonyms for neophyte
1. convert: proselyte
2. novice: amateur, beginner, greenhorn, novitiate, pupil, student, tyro