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confession
British English: /kənˈfɛʃ(ə)n/
American English: /kənˈfɛʃən/

Translation of confession in German:

noun

  • 1 (of offence etc.)
    Geständnis Neutr.
    on or by one's own confession
    nach eigenem Geständnis
    I have a confession to make
    ich muss ein Geständnis ablegen
  • 2 (Religion) (of sins etc.)
    Beichte Fem.
    confession of sins hear somebody's confession
    jemandem die Beichte abnehmen
    make one's confession
    seine Sünden bekennen
  • 4 (Religion) (denomination)
    Konfession Fem.
    what confession is he?
    welcher Konfession ist er?
    Roman Catholic etc. by confession
    römisch-katholischer usw. Konfession
  • 5 (Religion) (confessing)
    Bekenntnis Neutr.
    confession of faith
    Glaubensbekenntnis Neutr.

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