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  1. of, operating, or occurring between persons belonging to different religions: an interfaith service.
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Origin of interfaith

First recorded in 1965–70; inter- + faith
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  • A similar ban or check on interfaith, which often means international, marriages is found among sectarian immigrant groups.

    A Stake in the Land

    Peter Alexander Speek

British Dictionary definitions for interfaith


  1. relating to, between, or involving different religionsto forward interfaith relations
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Word Origin and History for interfaith


1921, from inter- + faith.

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