from The Century Dictionary.
- noun Secular quality, character, or disposition; worldliness; worldly-mindedness.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun The quality or state of being secular; worldliness; worldly-mindedness.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun The quality or state of being
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COOPER: Do you think it is that, that freedom, that -- that secularness, that embrace of -- of modernity that, in part, has made Jordan a target?
“Such a reference would not take away from the just secularness of the political structures,” the pope said.
(Even more secular Canada is 1: 574, but that's for the entire country, where, as in Quebec, heritage and religion are tightly linked despite a general secularness (secularity?); Adventist statistics for the British Columbia conference are somewhat better than the nation as a whole.)
Actually, the best translation of tumah is not either dirty or unclean, it’s something more like: “that which transmits secularness.”