In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(system of beliefs)credo masculine
- There's been an awful lot of blogging credos running around the web lately.
- This is the credo by which I am genetically and irreversibly bound to live.
- Your credo can guide you, but you cannot magically make it your mother's guiding principle as well.
- That credo was commendable for normal life but not for ambitious politicians.
- When does less than full belief in a professed credo become actionable fraud if one is soliciting gifts or legacies?
- It's one thing to spout fiery credos as a youth, but it's quite another thing to live by them forever after.
- He wasn't aware that my credo is that he who criticizes the last topic becomes the new topic.
- Don't you wish your bank or phone company or car dealer would live by (or even vaguely imagine living by) such a Credo?
- Further, professional journalists have a credo that they don't just poach on other people's scoops.
- Their mission statements read like political manifestos rather than educational credos.
- That was not all: the Credo declared that ‘Talk of an independent workers' political party is nothing but the result of transplanting alien aims and alien achievements on to our soil.’
- I strongly agree with her basic stance, and with the points of her credo.
- Such an ambitious credo sounds incongruous coming from someone whose debut album is not only innovative but also seems resolutely uncommercial.
- But his mother did teach him to stand up for himself and that is the credo that he now brings to his children, four sons and three daughters.
- But having grown up under the credo that information should be free, they see no reason to pay for news.
- I would like to leave you, my valued readers and friends, with my new credo.
- But even at his worst, he stuck to his guns and lived by his credos in a way that few people and fewer politicians ever do.
- I knew him, and well enough to understand both his credo and the spirit that spurred him on as a musical creator.
- Its credo espouses values such as integrity, offering the best value and service, and sustainability.
- Both are driven, in one way or another, by the familiar credo of Power and Responsibility.
2Religionthe Credo — el Credo
- The Mass omits the Credo and takes as its central point, the Holy Eucharist as narrated in the story of Christ's meeting with the disciples on the road to Emmaus.
- There, he advises that someone should recite the Credo continuously for a dying person, which was the customary practice of his fellow friars.
- Moreover, in the same paragraph, he describes the Credo as the central ‘confession of faith’ when he surely means ‘profession of faith’.
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