French translation of 'faith'
1. (= trust) confiance f
one’s faith in sth sa confiance dans qch
to have faith in sb/sth avoir confiance en qn/qch
to lose faith in sb ne plus avoir confiance en qn
to lose faith in sth ≈ ne plus avoir confiance dans qch
People have lost faith in the government. Les gens n’ont plus confiance dans le gouvernement.
to place one’s faith in sb mettre sa confiance en qn
to place one’s faith in sth mettre sa confiance dans qch
2. (= religious belief) foi f
people of all faiths les gens de toutes confessions
the Catholic faith la foi catholique
in good faith en bonne foi
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Example Sentences Including 'faith'
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He was a man strong in his faith, certain in his knowledge of that which was ultimately important.THE KEYS OF HELL (2002)
And in his new movie, Pure of Heart, he played a Christian Scientist prepared to lay down his life for his faith.NOTHING TO WEAR AND NOWHERE TO HIDE: A COLLECTION OF SHORT STORIES (2002)
The odd thing was that it didn't interfere with her faith at all.THE EXECUTION (2002)
Trends of 'faith'
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'faith' in Other Languages
British English: faith /feɪθ/ NOUN
If you have faith in someone or something, you feel confident about their ability or goodness.
I have faith in the honesty of my employees.
- American English: faith
- Arabic: ثِقَة إخلاص
- Brazilian Portuguese: fé
- Chinese: 信念
- Croatian: vjera
- Czech: víra
- Danish: tro
- Dutch: vertrouwen "(delete ""in god"")"
- European Spanish: fe
- Finnish: usko
- French: foi
- German: Glaube
- Greek: πίστη
- Italian: fede
- Japanese: 信念
- Korean: 믿음
- Norwegian: tro
- Polish: wiara
- European Portuguese: fé
- Romanian: încredere
- Russian: вера
- Spanish: fe
- Swedish: tro religiös
- Thai: ความศรัทธา
- Turkish: inanç
- Ukrainian: віра
- Vietnamese: niềm tin
Translation of faith from the Collins English to French Dictionary