Μεσσίας

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From Aramaic משיחא (məšīḥā), from Biblical Hebrew מָשִׁיחַ (māšîaḥ, anointed).

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Μεσσῑ́ᾱς (Messī́āsm (genitive Μεσσῑ́ου); first declension

  1. (biblical) Messiah or Christ; the Anointed one

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