In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1rectitud femeninoto stray from the path of righteousness — apartarse del buen camino
- His life is taken as the perfect example for all to follow, and his teaching the only sure guide to righteousness.
- Sure, we have our opinion on the issues, but we don't think we have a monopoly on morality or righteousness.
- He is a good-mannered hypocrite whose tedious righteousness has driven his beloved wife away.
- During this period he is urged to earn an honest living and follow righteousness.
- Seek ye first the kingdom of God and his righteousness and all of these things will be added unto you.
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