inerrancy

[ in-er-uh n-see, -ur- ]
/ ɪnˈɛr ən si, -ˈɜr- /

noun

lack of error; infallibility.
the belief that the Bible is free from error in matters of science as well as those of faith.Compare creationism(def 3).

Origin of inerrancy

First recorded in 1810–20; inerr(ant) + -ancy

Definition for inerrancies (2 of 2)

inerrant
[ in-er-uh nt, -ur- ]
/ ɪnˈɛr ənt, -ˈɜr- /

adjective

free from error; infallible.

Origin of inerrant

1645–55; < Latin inerrant-, equivalent to in- in-3 + errant-, stem of errāns present participle of errāre to wander, err; see -ant

OTHER WORDS FROM inerrant

in·er·ran·cy, nounin·er·rant·ly, adverb
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