doctrinal

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

The noun form was from French doctrinal; the adjective form was perhaps from Late Latin doctrīnālis, from doctrīna.

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈdɒktɹɪnəl/, /dɒkˈtɹaɪnəl/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈdɑktɹɪnəl/, /dɑkˈtɹaɪnəl/

AdjectiveEdit

doctrinal

  1. Of, relating to, involving, belonging to or concerning a doctrine.
  2. (obsolete) Didactic.
    • 1594, Richard Hooker, Of the Lawes of Ecclesiastical Politie
      The word of God serveth no otherwise than in the nature of a doctrinal instrument.

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TranslationsEdit

NounEdit

doctrinal (plural doctrinals)

  1. A matter of doctrine, or system of doctrines.
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    (Can we find and add a quotation of Sir T. Elyot to this entry?)

CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

doctrinal (masculine and feminine plural doctrinals)

  1. doctrinal

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

doctrine +‎ -al

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

doctrinal (feminine singular doctrinale, masculine plural doctrinaux, feminine plural doctrinales)

  1. doctrinal

Further readingEdit


OccitanEdit

AdjectiveEdit

doctrinal m (feminine singular doctrinala, masculine plural doctrinals, feminine plural doctrinalas)

  1. doctrinal

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /doɡtɾiˈnal/, [d̪oɣt̪ɾiˈnal]
  • Hyphenation: doc‧tri‧nal

AdjectiveEdit

doctrinal (plural doctrinales)

  1. doctrinal

NounEdit

doctrinal m (plural doctrinales)

  1. doctrinal