Heiliger Geist

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From Middle High German der heilege geist, from Old High German der heilago geist, formed by Anglo-Saxon missionaries after Old English hālig gāst, itself after Latin Spiritus Sanctus, itself after Ancient Greek Πνεῦμα τὸ Ἅγιον (Pneûma tò Hágion), from πνεῦμα (pneûma, breath, vital force, soul) + ἅγιος (hágios, holy).

Proper noun[edit]

Heiliger Geist m

  1. (Christianity) the Holy Spirit, Holy Ghost


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