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Mar·y 1

 (mâr′ē) fl. first century ad.
In the New Testament, the mother of Jesus. According to Christian doctrine, she conceived while still a virgin, through the action of the Holy Spirit.

[Late Latin Maria, from Greek Maria, Mariam, from Hebrew miryām; see rym in Semitic roots.]

Mar·y 2

 (mâr′ē)
In the New Testament, a sister of Lazarus and Martha and a friend of Jesus.

Mar·y 3

 (mâr′ē) also Mary of Teck (tĕk) 1867-1953.
Queen of Great Britain and Northern Ireland as the wife of George V. Two of her sons ascended to the throne as Edward VIII and George VI.

Mary

(ˈmɛərɪ)
n
(Biography) original name Princess Mary of Teck. 1867–1953, queen of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (1910–36) by marriage to George V

Mary

(ˈmɛərɪ)
npl Maries
1. (Bible) New Testament
a. Saint Mary the Virgin Mary the mother of Jesus, believed to have conceived and borne him while still a virgin; she was married to Joseph (Matthew 1:18–25). Major feast days: Feb 2, Mar 25, May 31, Aug 15, Sept 8
b. the sister of Martha and Lazarus (Luke 10:38–42; John 11:1–2)
2. obsolete derogatory slang Austral an Aboriginal woman or girl

Mar•y

(ˈmɛər i)

n.
1. Also called Virgin Mary.the mother of Jesus.
2. the sister of Lazarus and Martha.
3. (Princess Victoria Mary of Teck) 1867–1953, Queen of England 1910–36 (wife of George V).

Mar•y

(ˈmɛər i)
n.
1. Mary I, (Mary Tudor) ( “Bloody Mary” ) 1516–58, queen of England 1553–58 (wife of Philip II of Spain; daughter of Henry VIII).
2. Mary II, 1662–94, queen of England 1689–94: joint ruler with her husband William III (daughter of James II).

Mary


the veneration offered by Roman Catholics to the Virgin Mary as the most exalted of human beings.
an adherent of Jovinian, a 4th-century monk who opposed asceti-cism and denied the virginity of Mary.
an excessive and proscribed veneration of the Virgin Mary. — Mariolater, n. — Mariolatrous, adj.
1. the body of belief and doctrine concerning the Virgin Mary.
2. the study of the Virgin Mary. — Mariologist, n.
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Noun1.Mary - the mother of JesusMary - the mother of Jesus; Christians refer to her as the Virgin Mary; she is especially honored by Roman Catholics
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Mary Magdalenla Magdalena
Mary Queen of Scots; Mary StuartMaría Estuardo

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