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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: providence(0.01039 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to providence.
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: the capital and largest city of Rhode Island; located in
northeastern Rhode Island on Narragansett Bay; site of
Brown University [syn: capital of Rhode Island]
2: the guardianship and control exercised by a deity; “divine
3: a manifestation of God's foresightful care for His creatures
4: the prudence and care exercised by someone in the management
of resources [ant: improvidence]
English → English (gcide)
Providence \Prov"i*dence\, n. [L. providentia: cf. F.
providence. See Provident, and cf. Prudence.]
1. The act of providing or preparing for future use or
application; a making ready; preparation.
Providence for war is the best prevention of it.
2. Foresight; care; especially, the foresight and care which
God manifests for his creatures; hence, God himself,
regarded as exercising a constant wise prescience.
The world was all before them, where to choose
Their place of rest, and Providence their guide.
3. (Theol.) A manifestation of the care and superintendence
which God exercises over his creatures; an event ordained
by divine direction.
He that hath a numerous family, and many to provide
for, needs a greater providence of God. --Jer.
4. Prudence in the management of one's concerns; economy;
It is a high point of providence in a prince to cast
an eye rather upon actions than persons. --Quarles.