co-redemptrix

noun, often capitalized C&R
\ ¦kō+ \

Definition of co-redemptrix

: a woman whose participation is believed by some Roman Catholics to be essential for the redemption of humanity specifically : virgin mary

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History and Etymology for co-redemptrix

New Latin, from co- + redemptrix, feminine of Latin redemptor redeemer

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“Co-redemptrix.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/co-redemptrix. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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