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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ALTERNATIVE FORMS
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* churche (obsolete)

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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English - Etymology

From Middle English _chirche_, from Old English _ċiriċe_ (“church”), from Proto-Germanic _*kirikǭ_, an early borrowing of Ancient Greek _κυριακόν_ (kuriakón), neuter form of _κυριακός_ (kuriakós, “belonging to the lord”), from _κύριος_ (kúrios, “ruler, lord”), from Proto-Indo-European _*ḱēw-_, _*ḱwā-_ (“to swell, spread out, be strong, prevail”).

From Middle English chirche, from Old English ċiriċe (church), from Proto-Germanic *kirikǭ, an early borrowing of Ancient Greek κυριακόν (kuriakón), neuter form of κυριακός (kuriakós, belonging to the lord), from κύριος (kúrios, ruler, lord), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱēw-, *ḱwā- (to swell, spread out, be strong, prevail).

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /t͡ʃɜːt͡ʃ/ * (General American) IPA(key): /t͡ʃɝt͡ʃ/ * Rhymes: -ɜː(ɹ)tʃ

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - NOUN
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CHURCH (_countable and uncountable_, _plural_ CHURCHES) * (countable) A Christian house of worship; a building where religious services take place. [from 9th c.] _There is a lovely little CHURCH in the valley._ _This building used to be a CHURCH before being converted into a library._ * Christians collectively seen as a single spiritual community; Christianity. [from 9th c.] _These worshippers make up the CHURCH of Christ._ * Acts 20:28, New International Version: Be shepherds of the CHURCH of God, which he bought with his own blood. * (countable) A local group of people who follow the same Christian religious beliefs, local or general. [from 9th c.] * (countable) A particular denomination of Christianity. [from 9th c.] _The CHURCH of England separated from the Roman Catholic CHURCH in 1534._ * (uncountable, countable, as bare noun) Christian worship held at a church; service. [from 10th c.] * A (non-Christian) religion; a religious group. [from 16th c.] * 2007, Scott A. Merriman, _Religion and the Law in America_, page 313 Among these, the CHURCH must investigate fundemental questions, […] _She goes to a Wiccan CHURCH down the road._ USAGE NOTES * Several senses of _church_ are routinely used in prepositional phrases as a bare noun, without a determiner or article. This is like _home_ and unlike _house_. SYNONYMS * (building): chapel (small church), kirk (Scotland) * (group of worshipers): congregation HYPERNYMS * (religious group): religion COORDINATE TERMS * mosque, synagogue, temple, gurdwara, hof, fire temple, circle, mandir, jinja, House of Worship, monastery, heiau DERIVED TERMS Look at pages starting with church. TRANSLATIONS

church (countable and uncountable, plural churches)

  1. (countable) A Christian house of worship; a building where religious services take place. [from 9th c.]
    There is a lovely little church in the valley.
    This building used to be a church before being converted into a library.
  2. Christians collectively seen as a single spiritual community; Christianity. [from 9th c.]
    These worshippers make up the Church of Christ.
  3. (countable) A local group of people who follow the same Christian religious beliefs, local or general. [from 9th c.]
  4. (countable) A particular denomination of Christianity. [from 9th c.]
    The Church of England separated from the Roman Catholic Church in 1534.
  5. (uncountable, countable, as bare noun) Christian worship held at a church; service. [from 10th c.]
  6. A (non-Christian) religion; a religious group. [from 16th c.]
    She goes to a Wiccan church down the road.

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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - VERB
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CHURCH (_third-person singular simple present_ CHURCHES, _present participle_ CHURCHING, _simple past and past participle_ CHURCHED) * (transitive, now historical) To conduct a religious service for (a woman) after childbirth. [from 15thc.] * 1485, Thomas Malory, _Le Morte Darthur_, Book XI, chapter Tercium: Thenne after this lady was delyuerd and CHIRCHED / there came a knyghte vnto her / his name was sire Bromel la pleche / the whiche was a grete lord and he hadde loued that lady longe / and he euermore desyred her to wedde her / and soo by no meane she coude putte hym of * 1971, Keith Thomas, _Religion and the Decline of Magic_, Folio Society 2012, page 36: Nor did it [the Church] accept that the woman should stay indoors until she had been CHURCHED. * (transitive) To educate someone religiously, as in in a church. DERIVED TERMS * churching of women

church (third-person singular simple present churches, present participle churching, simple past and past participle churched)

  1. (transitive, now historical) To conduct a religious service for (a woman) after childbirth. [from 15thc.]
  2. (transitive) To educate someone religiously, as in in a church.

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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - SEE ALSO
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* Appendix:Ecclesiastical terms

  • Appendix:Ecclesiastical terms


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