credendum

[kri-den-duh m]

noun, plural cre·den·da [kri-den-duh] /krɪˈdɛn də/.

a doctrine that requires belief; article of faith.

Nearby words

  1. creb,
  2. creche,
  3. cred,
  4. credence,
  5. credence table,
  6. credent,
  7. credential,
  8. credentialism,
  9. credentials,
  10. credently

Origin of credendum

< Latin, neuter of crēdendus, gerund of crēdere to believe

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British Dictionary definitions for credenda

credendum

noun plural -da (-də)

(often plural) Christianity an article of faith

Word Origin for credendum

Latin: a thing to be believed, from crēdere to believe

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