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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: vocation(0.02229 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to vocation.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: the particular occupation for which you are trained [syn: career,
2: a body of people doing the same kind of work [syn: occupational group
English → English (gcide)
Vocation \Vo*ca"tion\ (v[-o]*k[=a]"sh[u^]n), n. [L. vocatio a
bidding, invitation, fr. vocare to call, fr. vox, vocis,
voice: cf. F. vocation. See Vocal.]
1. A call; a summons; a citation; especially, a designation
or appointment to a particular state, business, or
What can be urged for them who not having the
vocation of poverty to scribble, out of mere
wantonness make themselves ridiculous? --Dryden.
2. Destined or appropriate employment; calling; occupation;
trade; business; profession.
He would think his service greatly rewarded, if he
might obtain by that means to live in the sight of
his prince, and yet practice his own chosen
vocation. --Sir. P.
3. (Theol.) A calling by the will of God. Specifically:
(a) The bestowment of God's distinguishing grace upon a
person or nation, by which that person or nation is
put in the way of salvation; as, the vocation of the
Jews under the old dispensation, and of the Gentiles
under the gospel. “The golden chain of vocation,
election, and justification.” --Jer. Taylor.
(b) A call to special religious work, as to the ministry.
Every member of the same [the Church], in his
vocation and ministry. --Bk. of Com.