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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin Christus, from Koine Greek Χριστός (Khristós), calque of Biblical Hebrew מָשִׁיחַ‎.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkrɪs.tʏs/
  • (some orthodox Protestants) IPA(key): /ˈxrɪs.tʏs/
  • (file)

Proper nounEdit

Christus m

  1. (Christianity) Christ, Messiah (Christian title for Jesus of Nazareth)

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Christus.

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Proper nounEdit

Christus m (genitive Christus' or Christus or Christi)

  1. Christ (the messiah who was named Jesus)

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LatinEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek Χρῑστός (Khrīstós), proper noun use of χρῑστός (khrīstós, the anointed one), a calque of Hebrew מָשִׁיחַ(māšīaḥ, anointed) and Aramaic ܡܫܺܝܚܳܐ(m'šīḥāʿ).

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Proper nounEdit

Chrīstus m sg (genitive Chrīstī); second declension

  1. (Christianity) Christ (Jesus)
    • 405, Jerome and others, Vulgate, Marcus 1:1
      initium evangelii Jesu Christi Filii Dei
      "The beginning of the gospel of Jesus Christ, the Son of God"

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Chrīstus
Genitive Chrīstī
Dative Chrīstō
Accusative Chrīstum
Ablative Chrīstō
Vocative Chrīste

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LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German Christus, from Latin Christus.

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Proper nounEdit

Christus

  1. Christ (Jesus)