Christus

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From Latin 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), a calque of Hebrew מָשִׁיחַ ‎(māshīaχ, anointer).

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Christus m ‎(genitive Christī); 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"

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Second declension.

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

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Christus

  1. Christ (Jesus)