godspel

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From gōd (good) +‎ spel (news, message), calque of Ecclesiastical Latin bona annuntiatio or bonus nuntius, which was a then-current explanation of the meaning of Ecclesiastical Latin evangelium, from Ancient Greek εὐαγγέλιον (euangélion, good news) (English evangel).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gōdspel n (nominative plural gōdspel)

  1. (Christianity) gospel

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]


Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From gōd (good) +‎ spel (news, message), calque of Ecclesiastical Latin bona annuntiatio or bonus nuntius, which was a then-current explanation of the meaning of Ecclesiastical Latin evangelium, from Ancient Greek εὐαγγέλιον (euangélion, good news) (English evangel).

Noun[edit]

gōdspel n

  1. (Christianity) gospel

Declension[edit]