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Definition of Religious


  1. Of or pertaining to religion; concerned with religion; teaching, or setting forth, religion; set apart to religion; as, a religious society; a religious sect; a religious place; religious subjects, books, teachers, houses, wars.
  2. Possessing, or conforming to, religion; pious; godly; as, a religious man, life, behavior, etc.
  3. Scrupulously faithful or exact; strict.
  4. Belonging to a religious order; bound by vows.
  5. A person bound by monastic vows, or sequestered from secular concern, and devoted to a life of piety and religion; a monk or friar; a nun.
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Religious Translations

religious in Afrikaans is godsdienstig
religious in Dutch is religieus, godsdienstig, gelovig
religious in Italian is religioso
religious in Portuguese is religioso
religious in Spanish is religioso