cristo

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See also: Cristo and cristo-

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese Cristo, from Late Latin Christus, from Ancient Greek Χριστός (Khristós), proper noun use of χριστός (khristós, the anointed one), calqued after Hebrew מָשִׁיחַ(māšīaḥ, anointed).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cristo m (plural cristos)

  1. an image of Christ

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References[edit]

  • cristo” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • cristo” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • cristo” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • cristo” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Christus, from Ancient Greek Χριστός (Khristós), proper noun use of χριστός (khristós, the anointed one), a calque of Hebrew מָשִׁיחַ(māšīaḥ, anointed) (see also messia).

Noun[edit]

cristo m (plural cristi)

  1. Christ (Jesus Christ)

Usage notes[edit]

  • Also used in the phrase povero cristo referring to someone who is suffering.

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

cristo m (plural cristos)

  1. Jesus (representation of Jesus Christ)