Christianity

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

Definition of Christianity

  1. 1 :  the religion derived from Jesus Christ, based on the Bible as sacred scripture, and professed by Eastern, Roman Catholic, and Protestant bodies

  2. 2 :  conformity to the Christian religion

  3. 3 :  the practice of Christianity

First Known Use of christianity

14th century

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CHRISTIANITY Defined for English Language Learners

Christianity

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Definition of Christianity for English Language Learners

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



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