Russian-English Dictionary of Religious Terminology

Russian English Dictionary of Religious Terminology

Number of pages: 510
Number of words: 25000

Release date: 2002
Publisher: Russo
ISBN 13: 5887211938

Current Price: 75 €    

The dictionary contains about 14,000 entries and approximately 25000 English equivalent, covering the terminology of major world religions: Christianity, Islam, Buddhism, Judaism and Hinduism, Jainism, Shintoism, etc.

The dictionary includes vocabulary used in the practice of worship in the works on the architecture of religious buildings, icons, decorative arts, history of religion. Also presented biblical concepts and characters, some church-Slavic words, names of saints, theologians and prominent religious figures.

A dictionary can be used as a guide, since almost all entries are provided with explanations in Russian.

The dictionary is intended for translators, scholars, religious studies, teachers and students of the schools and for anyone interested in religion.