Definición de confirmation en inglés:


Saltos de línea: con|firm|ation
Pronunciación: /kɒnfəˈmeɪʃ(ə)n


[mass noun]
  • 2(In the Christian Church) the rite at which a baptized person, especially one baptized as an infant, affirms Christian belief and is admitted as a full member of the Church: [count noun]: the kind of joy mixed with tears one finds at weddings and confirmations
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    • Members attend ritual events such as baptisms, confirmations, wedding ceremonies, and funerals and major religious events such as Christmas and Easter.
    • This will stop them inviting you to baptisms, communions, confirmations, funerals and possibly even weddings.
    • Local priests hold religious services and perform baptisms, confirmations, weddings, and funerals.
  • 2.1The Jewish ceremony of bar mitzvah or bat mitzvah.
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    • Liberal and Reform synagogues have abandoned their erstwhile preference for confirmation over Bar and Batmitzvah.
    • At the age of thirteen, he had a traditional Jewish confirmation which was soon followed by an interest in Catholicism.
    • The first time a Jewish confirmation was conducted seems to have been in the modern Jewish school in Dessau in 1803.


Middle English: via Old French from Latin confirmatio(n-), from confirmare 'make firm, establish' (see confirm).

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