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ablution Explained

ablution at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

sula}pl. of {intaglio}(pl) intagli=> {interbreed}(interbred)=> {interlay}(interlaid)(pl) interleavespl. of {interleaf}pl. of {intermezzo}(pl) intermezzi(interpled)=> {interpl

ablution at Swedish => English Of Explained:


ablution at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:


John, the grace or mercy of the Lord

Joiarib, chiding, or multiplying, of the Lord

Jokdeam, crookedness, or burning, of the people

Jokim, that made the sun stand still

Jokmeam, confirmation, or revenge, of the people

Jokneam, possessing, or building up, of the people

Jokshan, an offense; hardness; a knocking

Joktan, small dispute; contention; disgust

Jonadab, who

Ablution at English => English (Eastons 1897 Bible) Of Explained:

null and void, overturned, overruled.[ADJ] (Abrogation): abrogated, annulled, canceled, abolished, revoked, repealed, rescinded, null and void, overturned, overruled.[N] (Relinquishment): relinquishment, abandonment, desertion, defection, secession, withdrawal, cessation, renunciation, recantation, abrogation, resignation, retirement, surrender.

[N] (Abrogation): abrogation, annulment, nullification, canceling, revocation, repeal, rescission, dismissal, abolition, abolishment, dissolution, repudiation, retraction.[N] (Suddenness): suddenness, instantaneity, instantaneousness, immediacy, abruptness, moment, instant, second, moment, twinkling, jiffy, burst abrupt, discontinuous, precipitous, hasty, quick, fast, fleet, swift, lively, rapid.

[ADJ] (Inelegance): inelegant, graceless, ungraceful, harsh, abrupt, dry, stiff, cramped, formal, guinde , forced, labored, artificial, mannered, ponderous, awkward, unpolished, turgid, affected, barbarous, uncouth, grotesque, rude, crude, halting, offensive to ears polite.[ADV] (Disappointed expectation): abruptly, unexpectedly, surprisingly, without notice, without warning, suddenly.[N] (Suddenness): suddenness, instantaneity, instantaneousness, immediacy, abruptness, moment, instant, second, moment, twinkling, jiffy, burst.[N] (Subtraction): subtraction, deduction, retrenchment, removal, withdrawal, ablation, abstraction, taking, mutilation, amputation, abscission, excision, recision, curtailment, removal, decrease, abrasion.[N] (Nonexistence): nonexistence, nonsubsistence, nonentity, nil, naught, nothing, nothingness, zero, negativeness, nullity, nihilism, blank, abeyance, absence, nonbeing, oblivion, annihilation, extinction, extinguishment, extirpation, Nirvana, obliteration.

[N] (Unsubstantiality): insubstantiality, nothingness, nothing, no part, no quantity, no thing, naught, nil, n

Ablution at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

ions, B 1.
3. - 2. It must be in writing, on paper or parchment, and if it be made
on other materials it is void. Bac. Abr. Obligations, A.
4. - 3. It must be sealed, though it is not necessary that it should be
mentioned in the writing that it is sealed. As to what is a sufficient
sealing, see the above case, and the word Seal.
5. - 4. It must be delivered by the party whose bond it is, to the
other. Bac. Abr. Obligations, C. But the delivery and acceptance may be by
attorney. The date is not considered of the substance

ablution at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

but that
requirement was dropped, and the name changed, to make Activ

ablution at English (WD) Of Explained:



* From Inter: etyl » enm, Inter: term » ablucioun||cleansing of impurities|lang=enm, from Inter: etyl » fro Inter: term » ablution|lang=fro, and its source, Inter: etyl » LL. Inter: term » ablutio|ablūtiō|a washing away|lang=la, from Inter: term » abluo|abluō|wash away|lang=la, from Inter: term » ab||away|lang=la + Inter: term » luo|luō|wash|lang=laInter: reference-book » last = Dobbie | first = Elliott K. | coauthors = Dunmore, C. William, et al. | editor = Barnhart, Robert K.| title = Chambers Dictionary of Etymology | origyear = 1998 | year = 2004 | publisher = Chambers Harrap Publishers Ltd | location = Edinburgh, Scotland | isbn =0550142304 | pages = 3.


* Inter: a » RP Inter: IPA » /əˈbluː.ʃn̩/
  • Inter: a » US Inter: IPA » /əˈblu.ʃn̩/|/æbˈlu.ʃn̩/
  • Inter: rhymes » uːʃən
  • Inter: audio » en-us-ablution.ogg|Audio (US)


    Inter: en-nou » n

  • The act of washing something.
    1. Inter: chemistr » y Originally, the purifying of oils and other substances by emulsification with hot water; now more generally, a thorough cleansing of a precipitate or other non-dissolved substance. Inter: defdate » First attested from around 1350 to 1470.
    2. The act of washing or cleansing the body, or some part of it, as a religious rite. Inter: defdate » From mid 16th century.Inter: reference-book » last =| first = | authorlink = | coauthors = | editor =Brown, Lesley | others = | title = The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary | origdate = | origyear = 1933| origmonth = | url = | format = | accessdate = | accessyear = | accessmonth = | edition = 5th | date = | year =2003| month = | publisher =Oxford University Press | location =Oxford, UK | language = | id = | doi = | isbn =978-0-19-860575-7 | lccn = | ol = | pages =5-6| chapter = | chapterurl = | quote =
    3. Inter: literary » or|humorous|usually|in the plural Washing oneself; bathing, cleaning oneself up. Inter: defdate » From mid 18th century.
    4. Inter: quote-book » year=1835|author=Category: s:Author - :William Gilmore Simms|William Gilmore Simms|title=Category: s - :The Partisan|The Partisan|publisher=Harper|section=Category: s - :The Partisan/II|Chapter II|page=Category: s:Page - :The Partisan, v1.djvu/26|25|passage=He followed the steps of Bella, who soon conducted him to his chamber, and left him to those ablutions which a long ride along a sandy road had rendered particularly necessary.
    5. Inter: context » Western|_|Christianity The rinsing of the priest's hand and the sacred vessel following the Communion with, depending on rite, water or a mix of it and wine, which may then be drunk by the priest. Inter: defdate » from 17th c.
    6. The liquid used in the cleansing or ablution. Inter: defdate » From early 18th century.
    7. Category: w - :Alexander Pope|Alexander Pope
    8. : Cast the ablutions in the main.
    9. Inter: context » Orthodox|_|Christianity The ritual consumption by the deacon or priest of leftover sacred wine of host after the Communion.
    10. Inter: pluralonly » UK|military The location or building where the showers and sinks are located. Inter: defdate » From mid 20th century.

      Related terms

      * abluent

  • ablute


    Inter: trans-top » the act of washing or cleansing
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|промивка|f|tr=promívka
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|沐浴|tr=mùyù|sc=Hani
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|peseytyminen
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|ablution|f
  • German: Inter: t- » de|Waschung|f, Inter: t- » de|Abwaschung|f, Inter: t+ » de|Ablution|f Inter: qualifier » religious
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|πλύσιμο|n|tr=plýsimo|sc=Grek

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Irish: Inter: t- » ga|ionladh|m
    • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|abluzione|f
    • Latin: Inter: t- » la|ablutio|f|alt=ablūtiō
    • Malay: Inter: t- » ms|wuduk Inter: qualifier » in Islam
    • Portuguese: Inter: t » pt|ablução|f
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|омовение|n|tr=omovénije Inter: qualifier » religious, Inter: t+ » ru|промывание|n|tr=promyvánije, Inter: t+ » ru|промывка|f|tr=promývka
    • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|ablución|f

    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » the water used in cleansing
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|pesuvesi

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Greek: Inter: t- » el|νερό του καθαρμού|n|tr=neró tou katharmoú|sc=Grek

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » Roman Catholic Church: a small quantity of wine and water
    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: checktrans-to » p
    • Inter: ttbc » sq: avdes
    • Inter: ttbc » es: ablución {{f}}
    • Inter: ttbc » vi: lễ rửa tội, lễ tắm gội, lễ rửa sạch các đồ thờ, nước tắm gội, nước rửa đồ thờ, sự tắm gội, sự rửa ráy

    Inter: trans-botto » m


    * abutilon




    Inter: fr-noun » f
  • Inter: context » Western|_|Christianity|lang=fr Ritual rinsing of the priest's hand; ablution.
    1. Inter: rare » lang=fr A washing, especially ritual.

      Usage notes

      * The various other meanings of the word are usually only used in the plural.

      Derived terms

      * ablutions


      * Inter: R:Webster 191 » 3


      * oubliant

    Translation: ar » ablution
    Translation: et » ablution
    Translation: el » ablution
    Translation: es » ablution
    Translation: fa » ablution
    Translation: fr » ablution
    Translation: ko » ablution
    Translation: io » ablution
    Translation: kn » ablution
    Translation: ka » ablution
    Translation: ku » ablution
    Translation: hu » ablution
    Translation: mg » ablution
    Translation: my » ablution
    Translation: ps » ablution
    Translation: pl » ablution
    Translation: ru » ablution
    Translation: fi » ablution
    Translation: sv » ablution
    Translation: ta » ablution
    Translation: te » ablution
    Translation: th » ablution
    Translation: tr » ablution
    Translation: uk » ablution
    Translation: vi » ablution
    Translation: zh » ablution