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Christianity

noun Chris·tian·i·ty \ˌkris-chē-ˈa-nə-tē, ˌkrish-, -ˈcha-nə-, ˌkris-tē-ˈa-\

: the religion that is based on the teachings of Jesus Christ

Full Definition of CHRISTIANITY

1
:  the religion derived from Jesus Christ, based on the Bible as sacred scripture, and professed by Eastern, Roman Catholic, and Protestant bodies
2
:  conformity to the Christian religion
3
:  the practice of Christianity

First Known Use of CHRISTIANITY

14th century

Other Christian Religious Terms

Pentateuch, blasphemy, curate, doxology, eremite, iconoclasm, liturgy, orison, pneuma, reliquary

Rhymes with CHRISTIANITY

CHRISTIANITY Defined for Kids

Christianity

noun Chris·tian·i·ty \ˌkris-chē-ˈa-nə-tē\

Definition of CHRISTIANITY for Kids

:  the religion based on the teachings of Jesus Christ

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