See also: 聖霊 and 圣灵

ChineseEdit

 
holy; sacred; saint
holy; sacred; saint; sage
 
alert; departed soul; efficacious
alert; departed soul; efficacious; quick; effective; intelligence
trad. (聖靈)
simp. (圣灵)

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit


Proper nounEdit

聖靈

  1. (Protestantism, uncommon in Min Nan) Holy Spirit, Holy Ghost

SynonymsEdit

  • (common in Catholicism and Min Nan, archaic in Protestantism) 聖神圣神 (Shèngshén)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
せい
Grade: 6
れい
Hyōgaiji
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

聖靈(せいれい) (Seirei (kyūjitai, shinjitai 聖霊)

  1. Kyūjitai form of 聖霊: Holy Spirit; Holy Ghost

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

Proper nounEdit

聖靈 (Seongnyeong) (hangeul 성령)

  1. Hanja form? of 성령 (Holy Spirit; Holy Ghost).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

Proper nounEdit

聖靈

  1. Hán tự form of Thánh Linh (Holy Spirit; Holy Ghost).