Christus

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Christus m

  1. Christ (the messiah who was named Jesus)

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From Ancient Greek Χριστός (Khristós), proper noun use of χριστός (khristós, the anointed one), calqued after Hebrew מָשִׁיחַ (māshīaχ, anointed).

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Christus m (genitive Christī); second declension

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

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Second declension.

Number Singular
nominative Christus
genitive Christī
dative Christō
accusative Christum
ablative Christō
vocative Christe

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Proper noun[edit]

Christus

  1. Christ (Jesus)