affirmation

See also: Affirmation

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French afermacion, from Latin affirmare (to assert).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /æfɝˈmeɪʃn/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -eɪʃən

NounEdit

affirmation (countable and uncountable, plural affirmations)

  1. That which is affirmed; a declaration that something is true.
  2. (law) The solemn declaration made by Quakers and others incapable of taking an oath.
  3. A form of self-forced meditation or repetition; autosuggestion.

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DanishEdit

NounEdit

affirmation c (singular definite affirmationen, plural indefinite affirmationer)

  1. affirmation

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French afermacion, from Latin affirmare (to assert).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

affirmation f (plural affirmations)

  1. affirmation

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