how to pronounce evangelical


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evangelical frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word evangelical occurs in english on average 5.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

evangelical is pronounced in five syllables

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An example use of evangelical in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… the evangelical church I was also raised …”

meanings of evangelical


  1. Pertaining to a movement in Protestant Christianity that stresses personal conversion and the authority of the Bible (evangelicalism).
  2. Pertaining to the gospel(s) of the Christian New Testament.
  3. Protestant; specifically Lutheran and Calvinist churches in continental Europe as well as their offshoots in North America.
  4. Of, or relating to any of several Christian Churches that believe in the sole authority of the gospels.
  5. Of, or relating to Protestant (especially Lutheran) Churches in Germany.
  6. Pertaining to Islamic groups that are dedicated to dawah and preaching the Quran and sunnah.
  7. Pertaining to the doctrines or teachings of the Christian gospel or Christianity in general.
  8. Zealously enthusiastic.


  1. A member of an evangelical church.
  2. An advocate of evangelicalism.

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