Examples of messiah in a sentence
They thought the new principal was the messiah the school had been hoping for.
Origin and Etymology of messiah
Hebrew māshīaḥ & Aramaic mĕshīḥā, literally, anointed
First Known Use: before 12th century
MESSIAH Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of messiah for English Language Learners
the Messiah Judaism : a king who will be sent by God to save the Jews
Christianity : Jesus Christ
: a person who is expected to save people from a very bad situation
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