confirmation
[kɒnfəˈmeɪʃ(ə)n]
NOUN
  1. the action of confirming something or the state of being confirmed.
    "high unemployment figures were further confirmation that the economy was in recession"
  2. (in the Christian Church) the rite at which a baptized person, especially one baptized as an infant, affirms Christian belief and is admitted as a full member of the Church.
    "the kind of joy mixed with tears one finds at weddings and confirmations"
    • the Jewish ceremony of bar mitzvah or bat mitzvah.
Origin
Middle English: via Old French from Latin confirmatio(n-), from confirmare ‘make firm, establish’ ( see confirm).
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How to use confirmation in a sentence?
high unemployment figures were further confirmation that the economy was in recession.
the kind of joy mixed with tears one finds at weddings and confirmations.
Paul has asked me to be his sponsor for confirmation next month.
How to say confirmation in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)bevestiging
Arabic (NOUN)تأكيد, التأكيد, إقرار, الإقرار
Bangla অনুমোদন
Bosnian (Latin) potvrda
Bulgarian (NOUN)потвърждение
(ADJECTIVE)потвърдително
Cantonese (Traditional) 確認
Catalan (NOUN)confirmació
Chinese Simplified 确认
Chinese Traditional 確認
Croatian (NOUN)potvrdu, s potvrdom
Czech (NOUN)potvrzení, biřmování, konfirmaci
Danish (NOUN)bekræftelse, bekræftelse, accept, konfirmation
Dutch (NOUN)bevestiging, vormsel, confirmatie
Estonian (NOUN)kinnitus
Fijian vakadeitaki
Filipino kumpirmasyon
Finnish (NOUN)vahvistus, konfirmaatio, varmistus
French (NOUN)attestation
German (NOUN)Bestätigung, Konfirmation, Firmung, Rückmeldung
Greek (NOUN)επιβεβαίωση
Haitian Creole konfimasyon
Hebrew (NOUN)אישור, האישור, קונפירמציה, לאישור, וידוי, באישור, אימות
Hindi (NOUN)पुष्टिकरण, पुष्टि, संपुष्टि
Hmong Daw kabke
Hungarian (NOUN)megerősítés, visszaigazoló, jóváhagyása
Icelandic (NOUN)staðfesting
Indonesian (NOUN)konfirmasi
Italian (NOUN)conferma, cresima
Japanese (NOUN)確認, 確定
Kiswahili (NOUN)uthibitisho
Korean (NOUN)확인, 견진, 확정
Latvian (NOUN)apstiprinājuma, apliecinājumu
Lithuanian (NOUN)patvirtinimo
Malagasy fandraisana ho mpikambana
Malay (Latin) (NOUN)pengesahan
Maltese (NOUN)konferma
Norwegian Bokmål bekreftelse
Persian (NOUN)تایید, تائيد
Polish (NOUN)potwierdzenie, umocnienie
Portuguese (NOUN)confirmação, crisma
Querétaro Otomi confirmación
Romanian (NOUN)confirmare
Russian (NOUN)подтверждение, конфирмации
Samoan faamauga
Serbian (Cyrillic) Потврда
Serbian (Latin) Potvrda
Slovak (NOUN)potvrdenie
Slovenian (NOUN)potrditev, krizma, potrjevanje
Spanish (NOUN)confirmación
Swedish (NOUN)bekräftelse, konfirmation, postbekräftelsen
Tahitian haamauraa
Tamil உறுதிப்படுத்தல்
Telugu నిర్ధారణ
Thai (NOUN)ยืนยัน, รับรอง
Tongan hilifakinima
Turkish (NOUN)onay, onayı, teyit, onaylama, konfirmasyon, doğrulama
Ukrainian (NOUN)підтвердження
Urdu (NOUN)تصدیق
Vietnamese (NOUN)xác nhận
Welsh (NOUN)cadarnhad, gadarnhau
Yucatec Maya u ya'aliko'ob
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