Crist

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Crist m

  1. Christ

Middle English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old English Crīst, from Latin Christus, from Ancient Greek Χριστός (Khristós).

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Crist

  1. (Jesus) Christ
    • c. 1250, Lofsong Louerde:
      Ich liuie, nout ich, auh crist liueð in me
      I don't live, but Christ lives in me.
    • c. 1325, Harrowing of Hell, lines 241-245:
      louerd, for þi muchele grace / graunt vs in heouene one place; / Let vs neuer be forloren / for no sinne, crist ycoren / ah bring vs out of helle pyne []
      Lord, for your great grace / give us a place in heaven; / Don't let us ever be lost / to any sin, chosen Christ, / but bring us out of Hell's torment. []
    • c. 1395, John Wycliffe, John Purvey [et al.], transl., Bible (Wycliffite Bible (later version), MS Lich 10.)‎[1], published c. 1410, Apocalips 1:1, page 117rre, column 1; republished as Wycliffe's translation of the New Testament, Lichfield: Bill Endres, 2010:
      Apocalips of iheſu criſt · which · god ȝaf to hym to make open to hiſe ſeruauntis .· whiche þingis it bihoueþ to be maad ſoone / ⁊ he ſignefiede ſending bi his aungel to his ſeruaunt ioon
      The apocalypse of Jesus Christ, which God gave to him to make clear to his servants what will necessarily happen soon. And he gave notice, sending [it] through his angel to John, his servant.
  2. messiah, saviour

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  • English: Christ
  • Scots: Christ

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Old English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Christus, from Ancient Greek Χριστός (Khristós).

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Noun[edit]

Crist m

  1. Christ
    • c. 800, Ruthwell Cross, found in Ruthwell, Scotland.
      ᛣᚱᛁᛋᛏ ᚹᚫᛋ ᚩᚾ ᚱᚩᛞᛁ ᚻᚹᛖᚦᚱᚨ / ᚦᛖᚱ ᚠᚢᛋᚨ ᚠᛠᚱᚱᚪᚾ ᛣᚹᚩᛗᚢ / ᚨᚦᚦᛁᛚᚨ ᛏᛁᛚ ᚪᚾᚢᛗ
      Krist wæs on rodi. Hweþræ'/ þer fusæ fearran kwomu / æþþilæ til anum.
      Christ was on the cross. Yet / the brave came there from afar / to their lord.

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Old Irish[edit]

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Crist m

  1. Alternative spelling of Críst

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
Crist Christ Crist
pronounced with /ɡ(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ecclesiastical Latin Christus, from Ancient Greek Χριστός (Khristós), proper noun use of χριστός (khristós, the anointed one), a semantic loan of Biblical Hebrew מָשִׁיחַ(māšīaḥ, anointed).

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Crist m

  1. Christ

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Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
Crist Grist Nghrist Christ
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.