faith translation | English-French dictionary




   (=trust)   confiance    f     
one's faith in sth      sa confiance dans qch  
→ my faith in the medical profession        
→ You're destroying my faith in the medical profession ...        
to have faith in sb/sth      avoir confiance en qn/qch  
→ I've got faith in human nature.        
→ I have a lot of faith in her.        
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  
→ She had placed a great deal of faith in Mr Penleigh        
   (=religious belief)   foi    f     
→ She had deep religious faith.        
→ I don't think his faith should be ridiculed        
people of all faiths      les gens de toutes confessions  
→ The College welcomes students of all races, faiths, and nationalities        
the Catholic faith      la foi catholique  
→ His children were raised in the Catholic faith        
   in good faith      en bonne foi  
→ This report was published in good faith but we regret any confusion which may have been caused.        

act of faith  
      n   acte    m   de foi  
article of faith  
      n   article    m   de foi  
→ For Republicans it is almost an article of faith that this tax should be cut.        
faith healer  
      n   guérisseur (-euse)      m/f     
faith healing   , faith-healing  
      n   guérison    f   par la foi  
good faith  
      n   bonne foi    f     
leap of faith  
      n   acte    m   de foi  
→ It requires a significant leap of faith to believe that we can succeed where so many others have failed.        
to take a leap of faith, to make a leap of faith      faire acte de foi  
→ Take a leap of faith and trust them.        
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
faith n.

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
guérison par la foi
guérisseur mystique
mauvaise foi
religion juive
foi en Dieu
de mauvaise foi
acte de foi
en toute bonne foi
pratiquant ; croyant ; homme de foi
[US] What does being a citizen of Europe and a person of faith mean? = Que signifie être citoyen de l'Europe et homme de foi ?
'faith' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
blind faith
lose faith
fervent faith
profound faith
unquestioning faith
faith in sth
the Christian faith
to have faith
lack of faith
"faith": examples and translations in context
human warmth, faith, sincerity and sensitivity. chaleur humaine, foi, sincérité et sensibilité.
When will the Tribunal be satisfied that the delay was incurred in “good faith?” Quels facteurs convaincront le Tribunal que le retard a eu lieu « de bonne foi »?
One of the great Pontiff's first acts was to recognize the heroes of the faith. L'un des premiers actes du grand Pape fut la reconnaissance des héros de la foi:
I would like to ask the government what happened to negotiating in good faith. Je me permets de demander au gouvernement où est la négociation de bonne foi.
I see that as bad faith. There is a majority of Conservatives in the House. J'y vois de la mauvaise foi. La Chambre est majoritairement conservatrice.
His good faith has been betrayed, as has that of our rapporteur, Mr Poos. Sa confiance a été trahie, de même que celle de notre rapporteur, M. Poos.
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