Christianise

Christian ADJECTIVE relating to or professing Christianity or its teachings.
NOUN a person who has received Christian baptism or is a believer in Christianity.
DERIVATIVES Christianize (also Christianise) verb.
ORIGIN Latin Christianus, from Christus 'Christ' .

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  • Christianise — (Brit.) v. make Christian, imbue with Christian principles (also christianize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Christianise — verb a) To make Christian. b) To cause to convert to Christianity. Ant: de Christianise …   Wiktionary

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  • Christianise — [c]/ˈkrɪstʃənaɪz/ (say krischuhnuyz) verb (Christianised, Christianising) –verb (t) 1. to make Christian. 2. to imbue with Christian principles. –verb (i) 3. to become Christian. Also, Christianize. –Christianisation /krɪstʃənaɪˈzeɪʃən/ (say… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Christianise — verb convert to Christianity missionaries have tried to Christianize native people all over the world • Syn: ↑Christianize • Derivationally related forms: ↑Christianisation, ↑Christianization (for: ↑Christianize) …   Useful english dictionary

  • de-Christianise — verb a) To make unchristian or non Christian. b) To deprive of the Christian character of …   Wiktionary

  • Christianised — Christianise (Brit.) v. make Christian, imbue with Christian principles (also christianize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Christianises — Christianise (Brit.) v. make Christian, imbue with Christian principles (also christianize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Christianising — Christianise (Brit.) v. make Christian, imbue with Christian principles (also christianize) …   English contemporary dictionary

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