the Holy Family

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of the Holy Family

: Jesus Christ, his mother Mary, and her husband Joseph

Word by Word Definitions

holy play
  1. : exalted or worthy of complete devotion as one perfect in goodness and righteousness

  2. : divine

  3. : devoted entirely to the deity or the work of the deity

family play
  1. : the basic unit in society traditionally consisting of two parents rearing their children

  2. : spouse and children

  3. : a group of individuals living under one roof and usually under one head : household

  1. : of or relating to a family (see 1family)

  2. : designed or suitable for both children and adults


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