Corpus Christi

noun Cor·pus Chris·ti \ ˈkȯr-pəs-ˈkri-stē \

Definition of Corpus Christi

: the Thursday after Trinity observed as a Roman Catholic festival in honor of the Eucharist

Origin and Etymology of corpus christi

Middle English, from Medieval Latin, literally, body of Christ


Corpus Christi

geographical name Cor·pus Chris·ti \ ˌkȯr-pəs-ˈkris-tē \

Definition of Corpus Christi

city and port on Corpus Christi Bay (an inlet of the Gulf of Mexico) at the mouth of the Nueces River in southern Texas population 305,215

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