HyperDic: orthodox

English > 3 senses of the word Orthodox / orthodox:
ADJECTIVEpertOrthodox, Jewish-Orthodoxof or pertaining to or characteristic of Judaism
allorthodoxadhering to what is commonly accepted
pertOrthodox, Eastern Orthodox, Russian Orthodox, Greek Orthodoxof or relating to or characteristic of the Eastern Orthodox Church
Orthodox / orthodox > pronunciation
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Rhymesboondocks ... xerox / Xerox: 36 rhymes with aaks...
English > Orthodox: 3 senses > adjective 1, pert
MeaningOf or pertaining to or characteristic of Judaism.
SynonymJewish-Orthodox
Categoryreligion, faith, religious beliefA strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny
Spanishjudío-ortodoxo, ortodoxo
NounsJudaismthe monotheistic religion of the Jews having its spiritual and ethical principles embodied chiefly in the Torah and in the Talmud
English > orthodox: 3 senses > adjective 2
Meaningadhering to what is commonly accepted.
Example"an orthodox view of the world"
Attribute oforthodoxyThe quality of being orthodox (especially in religion)
NarrowerantihereticalOpposed to heresy / heresy
canonic, canonical, sanctionedconforming to orthodox or recognized / recognized rules
conforming, conformistadhering to established customs or doctrines (especially in religion)
conventional, establishedconforming with accepted standards
traditionalpertaining to time-honored orthodox doctrines
unreformedunaffected by the Reformation
See alsoconservativeresistant to change
standardEstablished or well-known or widely recognized as a model / model of authority or excellence
Oppositeunorthodoxbreaking with convention or tradition
Spanishortodoxo
Catalanortodox
English > Orthodox: 3 senses > adjective 3, pert
MeaningOf or relating to or characteristic of the Eastern Orthodox Church.
SynonymsEastern Orthodox, Russian Orthodox, Greek Orthodox
Categoryreligion, faith, religious beliefA strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny
Spanishortodoxa oriental, ortodoxo, ortodoxo griego, ortodoxo ruso
NounsOrthodox Churchderived from the Byzantine Church and adhering to Byzantine rites

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