Christus

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Etymology[edit]

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

Proper noun[edit]

Christus m

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

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Christus.

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Christus m

  1. Christ (the messiah who was named Jesus)

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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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Proper noun[edit]

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"

Declension[edit]

Second declension.

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

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Christus

  1. Christ (Jesus)