creencia

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Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

creencia f (plural creencies)

  1. Alternative form of creyencia

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From creer +‎ -encia or a semi-learned modification of the Old Spanish creença < Medieval Latin or Late Latin crēdentia, from Latin crēdens. Compare the doublet credencia. Cognates include English credence, French croyance, French créance, Italian credenza, Portuguese crença, Romanian credință.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Castilian) IPA(key): /kɾeˈenθja/, [kɾeˈẽn̟θja]
  • (Latin America) IPA(key): /kɾeˈensja/, [kɾeˈẽnsja]

Noun[edit]

creencia f (plural creencias)

  1. belief

Related terms[edit]