INRI

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Proper noun[edit]

INRI

  1. (Christianity) Initialism of Iesus Nazarenus Rex Iudaeorum (Jesus of Nazareth, King of the Jews).

Usage notes[edit]

The modern typographical convention of writing J for a Latin consonantal I is not applied to this acronym, it's always INRI.

Related terms[edit]

  • IR (Iesus Rex)