[ thee-uh-loj-i-kuh l ]
/ ˌθi əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl /


of, relating to, or involved with theology: a theological student.
based upon the nature and will of God as revealed to humans.


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Origin of theological

1520–30; < Medieval Latin theologicālis, equivalent to theologic(us) (< Greek theologikós; see theology, -ic) + -ālis -al1

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British Dictionary definitions for theologically

/ (ˌθɪəˈlɒdʒɪkəl) /


of, relating to, or based on theology
based on God's revelation to man of his nature, his designs, and his will
informal difficult to understand; esoteric

Derived forms of theological

theologically, adverb
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