dogma

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin dogma ‎(philosophical tenet), from Ancient Greek δόγμα ‎(dógma, opinion, tenet), from δοκέω ‎(dokéō, I seem good, think) (more at decent). Treated in the 17c. -18c. as Greek, with plural dogmata.

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dogma ‎(plural dogmas or dogmata)

  1. An authoritative principle, belief or statement of opinion, especially one considered to be absolutely true and indisputable, regardless of evidence or without evidence to support it.
    The unforgiving dogma of Stalinism is that what the party leader, however cruel and incompetent, decrees, however absurd, must be accepted as law.
  2. A doctrine (or set of doctrines) relating to matters such as morality and faith, set forth authoritatively by a religious organization or leader.
    In the Catholic Church, new dogmas can only be declared by the pope after the extremely rare procedure ex cathedra to make them part of the official faith.

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Czech[edit]

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dogma n

  1. dogma (authoritative principle, belief or statement of opinion)

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Dutch[edit]

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dogma n ‎(plural dogma's, diminutive dogmaatje n)

  1. A dogma

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  • IPA(key): /ˈdoɡma/
  • Hyphenation: dog‧ma

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dogma ‎(accusative singular dogman, plural dogmaj, accusative plural dogmajn)

  1. dogmatic, dogmatical

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Hungarian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek δόγμα ‎(dógma, opinion, tenet), from δοκέω ‎(dokéō, I seem good, think).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈdoɡmɒ]
  • Hyphenation: dog‧ma

Noun[edit]

dogma ‎(plural dogmák)

  1. dogma (an authoritative principle, belief or statement of opinion, especially one considered to be absolutely true and indisputable, regardless of evidence or without evidence to support it)
  2. dogma (a doctrine (or set of doctrines) relating to matters such as morality and faith, set forth authoritatively by a religious organization or leader)

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Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative dogma dogmák
accusative dogmát dogmákat
dative dogmának dogmáknak
instrumental dogmával dogmákkal
causal-final dogmáért dogmákért
translative dogmává dogmákká
terminative dogmáig dogmákig
essive-formal dogmaként dogmákként
essive-modal
inessive dogmában dogmákban
superessive dogmán dogmákon
adessive dogmánál dogmáknál
illative dogmába dogmákba
sublative dogmára dogmákra
allative dogmához dogmákhoz
elative dogmából dogmákból
delative dogmáról dogmákról
ablative dogmától dogmáktól
Possessive forms of dogma
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. dogmám dogmáim
2nd person sing. dogmád dogmáid
3rd person sing. dogmája dogmái
1st person plural dogmánk dogmáink
2nd person plural dogmátok dogmáitok
3rd person plural dogmájuk dogmáik

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  1. ^ Tótfalusi István, Idegenszó-tár: Idegen szavak értelmező és etimológiai szótára. Tinta Könyvkiadó, Budapest, 2005, ISBN 963 7094 20 2

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dogma m ‎(plural dogmi)

  1. A dogma

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek δόγμα ‎(dógma, opinion, tenet), from δοκέω ‎(dokéō, I suppose, think, evince), from δέχομαι ‎(dékhomai, I take, accept), from Proto-Indo-European *deḱ- ‎(to take).

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dogma n ‎(genitive dogmatis); third declension

  1. A philosophic tenet, doctrine, dogma
  2. A decree, order

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Third declension neuter.

Case Singular Plural
nominative dogma dogmata
genitive dogmatis dogmatum
dative dogmatī dogmatibus
accusative dogma dogmata
ablative dogmate dogmatibus
vocative dogma dogmata

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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dogma n

  1. definite plural of dogme

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dogma n

  1. definite plural of dogme

Portuguese[edit]

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dogma m (plural dogmas)

  1. A dogma.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /dôɡma/
  • Hyphenation: dog‧ma

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dȍgma f ‎(Cyrillic spelling до̏гма)

  1. dogma

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin dogma, from Ancient Greek δόγμα ‎(dógma), from δοκέω ‎(dokéō) "I seem good, think".

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dogma m ‎(plural dogmas)

  1. dogma

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