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Definition of Secular

Secular
Secular Sec"u*lar, n. 1. (Eccl.) A secular ecclesiastic, or one not bound by monastic rules. --Burke. 2. (Eccl.) A church official whose functions are confined to the vocal department of the choir. --Busby. 3. A layman, as distinguished from a clergyman.

Meaning of Secular from wikipedia

- Secularity, also the secular or secularness (from Latin Saeculum, "worldly" or "of a generation"), is the state of being unrelated or neutral in regards...
- A secular state is an idea pertaining to secularity, whereby a state is or purports to be officially neutral in matters of religion, supporting neither...
- Secular humanism, often simply called humanism, is a philosophy or life stance that embraces human reason, secular ethics, and philosophical naturalism...
- Secularism is the principle of s****ing to conduct human affairs based on secular, naturalistic considerations. It is most commonly defined as the separation...
- Secular Jew may refer to: A general epithet for Jews who partake in modern secular society and are not stringently religious Nonreligious Jews, including...
- Non-religious secular music and sacred music were the two main genres of Western music during the Middle Ages and Renaissance era.[citation needed] The...
- In economics, secular inflation is a prolonged period of gentle or mild price increases. Secular, or chronic, inflation is basically creeping inflation...
- Secular education is a system of public education in countries with a secular government or separation between religion and state. An example of a secular...
- In nuclear physics, secular equilibrium is a situation in which the quantity of a radioactive isotope remains constant because its production rate (e...
- Secular ethics is a branch of moral philosophy in which ethics is based solely on human faculties such as logic, empathy, reason or moral intuition, and...