Faith in God is an example of a belief.
My belief is that he'll come.
I have belief in his ability.
My belief that it will rain tomorrow is strong.
His explanation of what happened defies belief.
My belief in you is as strong as ever.
Origin of belief
- Middle English bileve alteration (influenced by bileven to believe) of Old English gelēafa leubh- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Middle English, from Old English lēafa.