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Detailed Translations for profane from English to French


profane adj

  1. profane (secular)
  2. profane (blasphemous)

Translation Matrix for profane:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
profane outsider; uninitiated one
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- desecrate; outrage; violate
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- blasphemous; blue; sacrilegious; secular; unconsecrated; unsanctified
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
blasphématoire blasphemous; profane
profane blasphemous; profane; secular mondaine; mundane; sophisticated; unholy; worldly; worldly-wise

Related Words for "profane":

  • profaneness, profanely

Synonyms for "profane":

Antonyms for "profane":

Related Definitions for "profane":

  1. characterized by profanity or cursing1
    • profane words1
  2. grossly irreverent toward what is held to be sacred1
    • profane utterances against the Church1
  3. not holy because unconsecrated or impure or defiled1
  4. not concerned with or devoted to religion1
    • sacred and profane music1
    • children being brought up in an entirely profane environment1
  5. violate the sacred character of a place or language1
    • profane the name of God1

Wiktionary Translations for profane:

  1. Unclean; impure; polluted; unholy
  2. Not sacred or holy
  3. Treating sacred matters with contempt, disrespect, irreverence, or undue familiarity
  1. To violate, as anything sacred; to treat with abuse, irreverence, obloquy, or contempt
  1. considérer avec dédain.
  2. (religion) abuser des choses de la religion, les traiter avec irrévérence, avec mépris, les employer à des usages profanes.
  1. (religion) Qui n’appartenir pas à la religion, par opposition à ce qui la concerner.
  1. Personne qui manque de respect pour les choses de la religion.
  2. Choses profanes.

Cross Translation:
profane traiter sans respect; profaner entweihen — geweihte oder geheiligte Dinge schänden, entehren
profane laïc; laïque; profane; séculier weltlich — nicht auf die (christliche) Kirche oder religiöse Bereiche bezogen