Christ

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noun \ˈkrīst\

Definition of Christ

  1. 1 :  messiah

  2. 2 :  jesus

  3. 3 :  an ideal type of humanity

  4. 4 Christian Science :  the ideal truth that comes as a divine manifestation of God to destroy incarnate error

Christlike

play \-ˌlīk\ adjective

Christly

play \-lē\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of christ

Middle English Crist, from Old English, from Latin Christus, from Greek Christos, literally, anointed, from chriein


First Known Use: before 12th century


Christ

biographical name

Definition of Christ

  1. Jesus — see jesus



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