Nicene Creed


: a Christian creed expanded from a creed issued by the first Nicene Council, beginning "I believe in one God," and used in liturgical worship

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1569, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of Nicene Creed was circa 1569

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“Nicene Creed.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Mar. 2024.

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