Holy Ghost

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Proper noun[edit]

Holy Ghost

  1. (Christianity) One of the three distinct Persons or Hypostases of the Holy Trinity, the others being God the Father and God the Son (Jesus).
    • 1728, A Manual of Prayers and Other Chriſtian Devotions, “The Litany of the Saints and Angels”, page 50:
      O God the Holy Ghoſt, Perfecter of the Elect, Have Mercy on us.