Holy Spirit

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Holy Spirit

n. Christianity
The third person of the Trinity.

Holy Spirit

or

Holy Ghost

n
(Theology) Christianity the third person of the Trinity

Ho′ly Spir′it


n.
1. the spirit of God.
[1350–1400]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Holy Spirit - the third person in the TrinityHoly Spirit - the third person in the Trinity; Jesus promised the Apostles that he would send the Holy Spirit after his Crucifixion and Resurrection; it came on Pentecost
Translations
Pyhä Henki
Esprit-SaintSaint-Esprit
רוח הקדש
Szentlélek
Roh Kudus
spiritus sanctus
Sveti Duh

Holy Spirit

Holy Ghost n the Holy Spirit, the Holy Ghostlo Spirito Santo
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