Definition of Theology in English :

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Theology meaning in English

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see synonyms of theology


1. divinity, theology

the rational and systematic study of religion and its influences and of the nature of religious truth

2. theological system, theology

a particular system or school of religious beliefs and teachings

Example Sentences:
'Jewish theology'
'Roman Catholic theology'

3. theology

the learned profession acquired by specialized courses in religion (usually taught at a college or seminary)

Example Sentences:
'he studied theology at Oxford'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of theology
noun plural -gies
the systematic study of the existence and nature of the divine and its relationship to and influence upon other beings
a specific branch of this study, undertaken from the perspective of a particular group
feminist theology
the systematic study of Christian revelation concerning God's nature and purpose, esp through the teaching of the Church
a specific system, form, or branch of this study, esp for those preparing for the ministry or priesthood

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see synonyms of theology
nounWord forms: plural theˈologies
the study of religious doctrines and matters of divinity; specif., the study of God and the relations between God, humankind, and the universe
a specific formulation or systemization of religious doctrine or belief as set forth by a given religion or denomination or by one or more individuals

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of theology
n. pl. the·ol·o·gies
1. The study of the nature of God and religious truth; rational inquiry into religious questions.
2. A system or school of opinions concerning God and religious questions: Protestant theology; Jewish theology.
3. A course of specialized religious study usually at a college or seminary.

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