English to Afrikaans Meaning :: humility

Humility :
nederigheid
- nederigheid
 

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Noun(1) a disposition to be humble; a lack of false pride(2) a humble feeling

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(1) One is sure to become his ardent admirer for his humility , his performance and his good manners.(2) The great thing about human problems is that they bring out compassion and humility .(3) He is intelligent, engaging and nimbly treads the line between humility and false modesty.(4) If the system was being managed with humility and dignity people could face the end reassured and at peace.(5) Cynics will say that Henry has a lot to be humble about - but humility is no bad thing.(6) And like his nephew, in upbringing he was clearly taught the value of humility and decency.(7) He is a man of modesty and humility above all else, and is obviously passionate about sport.(8) The humility in her woeful eyes almost disclaims the homespun excellence of her clothes.(9) I think we all have to be humble and you have to have humility because things can change so fast in life.(10) There is a compassionate side, a side that shows a lot of humility , and that is why he is as good as he is.(11) He can engage anyone for hours in conversation with his simplicity and humility .(12) Whether he truly believes it or not, he continues to project humility and the essence of a job only half done.(13) His down to earth humility endeared him to all and his good deeds were many down through the years.(14) He put his heart into everything he attempted, ready to accept his many successes with humility .(15) The appropriate reaction to such a man consists in awe and reverence and humility rather than contempt.(16) It is beautiful out here and it is with a great deal of humility that I continue my journey.
Synonyms
Noun
1. modesty ::
beskeidenheid
4. diffidence ::
bedeesd
6. lack of pride ::
gebrek aan trots
7. lack of vanity ::
gebrek aan nietigheid
Antonyms
1. assumption ::
aanname
2. conceit ::
verbeelding
3. egoism ::
selfsug
4. egotism ::
egoïsme
5. hauteur ::
aanmatiging
6. pomposity ::
geswel
7. pretension ::
pretensie
8. pride ::
trots
9. superiority ::
meerderwaardigheid
Different Forms
humility
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The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

and pray to God for forgiveness and humility.

and pray to God for forgiveness and HUMILITY.

Vikings Season 1, Episode 2


Humility is for people
who win the goofy Nobels

Humility is for people who win the goofy Nobels

The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 23


And to teach me humility,
the Gods have condemned me

And to teach me HUMILITY, the Gods have condemned me

Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 1


You beat me, and I am responding
with humility and admiration.

You beat me, and I am responding with HUMILITY and admiration.

The Big Bang Theory Season 11, Episode 15


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