Share this entry

British English: /feɪθ/
American English: /feɪθ/

Translation of faith in German:


  • 1
    (reliance, trust)
    have faith in somebody/something
    Vertrauen zu jemandem/etwas haben
    auf jemanden/etwas vertrauen
    have faith in oneself
    Selbstvertrauen haben
    lose faith in somebody/something
    das Vertrauen zu jemandem/etwas verlieren
    pin one's faith on or put one's faith in somebody/something
    sein Vertrauen auf od. in jemanden/etwas setzen
  • 2
    Glaube, der
    on faith
    in gutem Glauben
  • 3
    (religious belief)
    Glaube, der
    the faith
    der [christliche] Glaube
    different Christian faiths
    verschiedene christliche Glaubensrichtungen
    a matter of faith
    eine Glaubenssache
  • 4 (promise)
    [Ehren]wort, das
    (pledge of fidelity)
    Treue, die
    pledge one's faith to somebody
    jemandem Treue geloben
    to do that would be breaking faith
    das zu tun, wäre [ein] Wortbruch
    break faith with an ally
    an einem Verbündeten treubrüchig werden
    keep faith with somebody
    jemandem treu bleiben od. die Treue halten

Definition of faith in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources


    Next Score:
    Word of the day luxe
    Pronunciation: ləks
    expensive and of high quality; luxurious